Radio host & producer Jad Abumrad was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2011. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more.
The documentaries address a range of important issues, including the health perils of digital devices, the safety of America’s nuclear weapons and nuclear power industry, and the shooting deaths of unarmed black teens. Read More
For more than 30 years, MacArthur has supported the production of documentary films and participatory web-based documentaries that combine exceptional storytelling with in-depth journalism to examine important social issues. Watch
Committed to building a more just, verdant, and peaceful world.