Stories from Jeb Sharp
Jeb Sharp has been telling stories on the radio since 1990, when she learned how to cut and splice audiotape with a razor blade in the basement of the Graduate School of Journalism at U.C. Berkeley. Her first reporting job was at Raven Radio in Sitka, Alaska and she's been in public broadcasting ever since. She is currently The World's show producer, supervising the Boston newsroom and curating content for the daily broadcast. She has reported for The World from Europe, Africa and the Middle East and her stories have been honored by the Overseas Press Club, the Society of Professional Journalists and the Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma at Columbia. She was a Nieman Fellow at Harvard in 2006.
Conflict & Justice
As the violence escalates in Syria, there's fear of sectarian civil war.
Arts, Culture & Media
President Barack Obama says a "new chapter in American diplomacy" has been turned after the Arab Spring uprisings. "It will be the policy of the US to promote reform, and to support transitions to democracy," he said. Jeb Sharp reports.
Jeb Sharp reports on a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on the US endgame in Afghanistan.
Business, Finance & Economics
Class differences are stark in Haiti and some Haitians think nothing will change until the distrust and fear between classes is broken down. The World's Jeb Sharp reports on efforts to bring business people and gang leaders in Port au Prince together.