Elizabeth Ross

Associate Producer, WGBH

Elizabeth Ross appears in the following:

Who is Britain Betting on this Election Season?

Wednesday, November 02, 2016

The drama of the U.S presidential election may be boosting revenues for betting companies in the U.K., but it is not just the gamblers who are interested in the outcome.  


How Mexico Views the 2016 U.S. election

Tuesday, November 01, 2016

There has been lots of fierce rhetoric about Mexico this election season, but ordinary Mexicans have a great deal to say about their own interests in the results of the U.S. election.

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What Do Canadians Make of the 2016 Presidential Election?

Monday, October 31, 2016

In the run-up to Election Day, we’re reporting on how the presidential race is viewed abroad. First up: Some thoughts from our neighbor to the north.


Refugees Fear for the Future as Authorities Demolish the Calais 'Jungle'

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

French authorities have started the process of destroying the shacks and tents that make up an informal refugee camp called the "Jungle" in Calais, France. 

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Massachusetts AG Pushes Back as Indian College Plans Expansion

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Plans by a large chain of private Indian colleges to expand into the U.S. have not gone over well in Massachusetts. The state's attorney general, Maura Healey, weighs in here. 

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A Menstrual Hygiene Movement for the Homeless

Thursday, October 06, 2016

A Harvard freshman who is on a mission to help homeless women improve their menstrual hygiene also wants to confront what she considers a widespread stigma about periods.

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5 Innovation Challenges Facing America's Next President

Wednesday, October 05, 2016

Could America's biggest innovation challenge be our failure to innovate? We have five problems just waiting to trip up the next president. 

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The Long Forgotten Black Prince of Florence

Thursday, September 22, 2016

A compelling new book sheds light on an Italian Renaissance duke who may have been the first man of color in Europe to serve as a head of state.

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'Kingdom of Shadows': New Doc Shines Light on Mexico's Drug War

Monday, September 19, 2016

A new documentary explores the devastating human cost of the U.S.-Mexico drug war, and the long and sometimes deadly pursuit of justice.


U.S. Chief Technology Officer on Future of Digital Government

Thursday, September 15, 2016

The next president will confront a world being radically reshaped by new innovations. What are the cutting edge technologies just waiting to trip her or him up?


Boston Lighthouse Burning Bright at 300

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

North America’s first and oldest lighthouse station — celebrating its 300th birthday today — is fully automated, so why does it have a resident keeper?


America and Immigration: An Uneasy Union

Saturday, September 03, 2016

The political rhetoric about immigration has, at times, been ugly and divisive. Here, we hear real stories from new Americans, and explore solutions for fixing our immigration system.

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Will the U.S. Turn its Back on Afghan Translators?

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Some lawmakers are questioning whether the U.S. should continue a program of resettling Afghan translators that assisted U.S. troops in America's longest war.

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Nice, France: Boris Johnson's First Test

Friday, July 15, 2016

Boris Johnson, the former mayor of London, is a controversial figure that was appointed as the U.K.'s foreign secretary this week. How will he respond to the attack in Nice? 


The Emerging World of Emotional Technology

Tuesday, July 05, 2016

The ability to read someone else’s mind once seemed limited to the realm of science fiction. But not any longer.

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In Newark, A Fight to Police the Police

Monday, June 27, 2016

FRONTLINE is releasing a new documentary, "Policing the Police," which looks inside one of the most controversial police departments in the country.

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Brexit: 'An Unnecessary Act of Self-Harm'

Friday, June 24, 2016

"Populist tribal nationalism, with all of its visceral emotional force, is absolutely rampant right now," says British writer, broadcaster, and historian Simon Schama.

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The Evolution of the Advertising Jingle

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Has the classic advertising jingle come full circle? We look at the evolution of the advertising art form and the jingle's transition from broadcast to the internet.

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Curry Concerns: Can 'Brexit' Save the U.K.'s Favorite Food?

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Owners of some of Britain's popular curry houses complain that strict immigration rules have made it tough to hire new chefs from Bangladesh and India. Could “Brexit” be the answer?


What a 'Brexit' Vote Would Mean for the Global Economy

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

There has been plenty of rhetoric from the rival sides about what next week’s “Brexit” decision will mean for the economy. But what is at stake for Europe & America?