Oct 20, 2011 | 13:56Dispatches "The fracas over fracking" (Documentary) Audio
Dispatches "The fracas over fracking" (Documentary) Oct 20, 2011 | 13:56Maria Scarvalone visits Otsego county, New York, where the debate over horizontal fracking - forcing natural gas out of the ground by injecting water into rock -- is fracturing a community, too. Some in this rural community say it'll be an economic boon, but others worry it'll leave the environment busted.
Nov 24, 2011 | 8:38Dispatches "Jonestown revisited" Audio
Dispatches "Jonestown revisited" Nov 24, 2011 | 8:38Reporter Sarah Grainger goes back to Jonestown, Guyana, to the site of the massacre of 900 Americans in 1978, presided over by Jim Jones. Now some want to turn this site into a tourist destination...while others find that idea distasteful.
Jan 26, 2012 | 11:34Dispatches "Jamaica's golden anniversary - and a republican future?" Audio
Dispatches "Jamaica's golden anniversary - and a republican future?" Jan 26, 2012 | 11:34Jamaica celebrates 50 years of independence this year. But the government says it wants to go further and it's calling for a complete break with Britain. No more Queen as head of state. But as Nick Davis reports, surveys show most people aren't enjoying independence, and wish their country had remained a colony. Bit of a patriotic paradox really.