We track four people on their journey.
A look at the history of France's black community
The battle over the fiscal cliff might be over, but the political battle between the different parties will continue.
02 Jan 2013 11:38 GMT | Politics, Business & Economy, US & Canada, United States
Don't count Romney out of the race yet - he could still pull off an unlikely victory, writes scholar.
25 Sep 2012 08:42 GMT | Politics, Japan
Ryan's proposed budget doesn't shrink government by cutting benefits and payments to big business and the rich.
23 Aug 2012 07:42 GMT | Politics, Business & Economy, US & Canada, China, United States
Ryan is not a firebrand... He "doesn’t ooze contempt for opponents or ridicule those who disagree with him".
Robert Reich | 13 Aug 2012 11:11 GMT | Politics
Amid financial turmoil, both candidates prefer to attack each other than to lay out an economic vision.
Robert Reich | 07 Aug 2012 09:00 GMT | Politics
The super-rich and privileged have been fabricating truth in order to entrench it in the American psyche.
Robert Reich | 06 Jun 2012 14:29 GMT | Politics, Business & Economy, China
In the US, the rich should pay more taxes so that higher education is more affordable for the middle- and lower-class.
Robert Reich | 13 Mar 2012 11:06 GMT | Poverty & Development, US & Canada, United States
US companies are making big profits and paying few taxes, but presidential candidates want to lower tax rates further.
Robert Reich | 27 Feb 2012 08:18 GMT | Politics, Business & Economy, US & Canada, United States
Improvement in the US manufacturing sector obscures the fact that workers, by and large, aren't sharing in the gains.
Robert Reich | 19 Feb 2012 16:30 GMT | Business & Economy, US & Canada, China, United States
More and more people in the US are living in poverty - yet Mitt Romney's policies would further shred the safety net.
Robert Reich | 13 Feb 2012 17:17 GMT | Politics, Business & Economy, US & Canada, United States
We travel to Chile to meet a group of young scientists determined to develop smart plant-based food to save the planet.
Science & Technology, Chile, Food
We follow the journey of a plastic bottle to find out what it takes to truly recycle the product creating zero waste.
Science & Technology, US & Canada, Environment
A couple working to protect LA communities from gang violence is caught in the crossfire of the US war on gangs.
Politics, Gang violence, US
South Koreans drink twice as much liquor as Russians, but is this national obsession with alcohol reversible?
Health, Asia, South Korea