Shows featuring Charles Piller

  • Probe Uncovers Strip Searches, Chains and Racism at California Prisons Sacbee-prison
    In California, a controversy is escalating over claims of abusive and racist treatment in the state prison system. Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and state senate leaders announced this week they are backing a full-scale investigation of alleged racism and cruelty by guards at the High Desert State Prison in Susanville....
    May 13, 2010 | Story
  • Report: Gates Foundation Causing Harm with the Same Money It Uses to Do Good Gatesbill
    The Los Angeles Times has revealed the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has made millions of dollars each year from companies blamed for many of the same social and health problems the foundation seeks to address. We speak with the lead reporter on the L.A. Times investigative team that broke the story. [includes rush transcript]
    January 09, 2007 | Story