Tagged: us

Sex, Lies & Cigarettes

The Smoking Baby. The 2-year-old is more than just a YouTube sensation. He’s also become the unwitting poster child for a 21st century showdown. Vanguard correspondent Christof Putzel travels to Indonesia — the land...

The Crises of Civilization

A lucidly presented documentary about how ecological disaster, financial meltdown, dwindling oil, terrorism, food shortages are converging symptoms of a failed global system. This kind of information is hard to swallow but is medicine...

Why More Americans Are Living Alone

More and more Americans are living alone, according to sociologist Eric Klinenberg’s new book “Going Solo: The Extraordinary Rise and Surprising Appeal of Going Alone.” Ray Suarez and Klinenberg discuss the emerging demographic of...

Design Your Own Prosthetic

A look at Bespoke Innovation, a company specializing in helping amputees customize prosthetic coverings. The transformation it has on the wearer appears to be more than skin deep. (2:30 min)

Vietnam – American Holocaust

This thorough re-evaluation of the Vietnam War looks at how and why it happened in the context of overarching American policies that justify and perpetuate wars around the world since Vietnam. The film uses...