Alison Stewart

Host of PBS's "Need to Know"

Alison Stewart appears in the following:

Collecting or Hoarding? Digging Into Our Attachment to Stuff

Thursday, April 07, 2016

Love antique shops and garage sales? Find out why we're so attached to collecting stuff. 

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I Belong to the Blank Generation

Monday, October 06, 2014

What does it mean to be a Gen-Xer? As part of our 25 Years in 25 Days series, we look back at 1994, the death of Kurt Cobain, and the generation lost between the Boomers and Millennials.

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Alison Stewart on Dunbar's "First Class"

Monday, September 30, 2013

Alison Stewart, journalist and former host of The TED Radio Hour and The Bryant Park Project and author of First Class: The Legacy of Dunbar, America's First Black Public High School , discusses the rise and fall of Dunbar -- which includes her parents among its alumni -- and explains how its trajectory reflects the current struggles facing urban public schools.


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The Agenda: BP, Afghanistan, and Apple

Monday, July 19, 2010

BP continues damage control on its wounded brand, just as it begins to look like the oil has stopped gushing into the Gulf of Mexico. At the upcoming Kabul Conference, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and delegates from all over the world will meet to try and figure out ways to hand more responsibility for Afghanistan back to the Afghan government.

We look ahead at the news driving the next seven days.