WQED Specials

A Broken System: Health Care Inequity

Health disparities here are widespread and troubling. Lack of access to affordable care, racism, marginalization and other factors have led to increased rates of cancer, diabetes, asthma, and fetal and maternal death in Pittsburgh's African American, Latinx, LGBTQIA+ and disabilities communities. WQED explores the reasons for these health care inequities, and offers hopeful resolutions.

More Episodes

Brain Space and Energy: My Interview with August Wilson

Rick Sebak revisits his 1989 interview with playwright August Wilson with unseen footage.

A Season to Remember

The poignant story of 1952 Little League All Star team of Monongahela, Washington County

Future Jobs: Careers to Consider

We explore careers that are trending locally and nationwide.