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Air Date: Wed, May 6, 2020 9:00 PM
Earth’s changing water cycle — and a globalized movement towards water for profit — is forcing changes in humans’ reliance on water.
Air Date: Mon, Dec 23, 2019 5:30 PM
Anchors Tyler Mathisen and Sue Herera   Every weeknight, the Emmy winning NIGHTLY BUSINESS REPORT delivers the day’s essential business and economic news. Each lively half-hour combines trusted, credible and unbiased information and extensive financial market coverage with insightful features, analysis and commentaries by noted economists and business experts.
Air Date: Tue, Apr 24, 2018 10:00 PM
Get the inside story of Guatemalan teens forced to work against their will in Ohio. An investigation of labor trafficking exposes a criminal network exploiting undocumented minors, companies profiting from forced labor and the U.S. government’s role.
Air Date: Mon, Nov 20, 2017 10:30 PM
Based on Andrew Feinstein’s globally acclaimed book The Shadow World: Inside the Global Arms Trade, this film reveals the shocking realities of the global arms trade – the only business that counts its profits in billions and its losses in human lives.
Air Date: Wed, Nov 8, 2017 10:00 PM
Disasters are big business. Follow an investigation with NPR into who profits when disaster strikes. The film focuses on 2012’s Hurricane Sandy: the thousands rendered homeless, the agencies that were supposed to help and the companies that made millions.
Air Date: Thu, Jun 22, 2017 8:00 PM
Short-term vacation rental companies like Airbnb are changing the tourism industry – and quite possibly your neighborhood. Opponents of this phenomenon say illegal or “underground” vacation rentals drive up housing prices and change the character of neighborhoods. Airbnb proponents say it has stabilized Hawai‘i’s housing market.
Air Date: Tue, May 9, 2017 10:00 PM
This episode examines the politics, profits and problems of an affordable housing system in crisis. Investigate the billions spent on housing the poor and why so few get the help they need.
Air Date: Sat, Oct 1, 2016 8:00 PM
Whether it’s job loss, illness, divorce or other life circumstances, some islanders find themselves at wit’s end, running out of money in retirement.
Air Date: Tue, Sep 13, 2016 9:00 PM
Examine reports of predatory behavior and fraud in the troubled for-profit college industry and the implosion of Corinthian Colleges. Also in this edition: how a program to stem the high school drop-out crisis has affected one girl’s journey.
Air Date: Thu, Jul 14, 2016 8:00 PM
In this election year, the next topic is Politics and Small Business. Hawai‘i’s small businesses are a mainstay of our local economy. Yet our state is consistently ranked among the lowest in the country for friendliness to small business.
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