After the Fact
About This Show
Join experts from The Pew Charitable Trusts and other special guests for the story behind the numbers and trends shaping some of society’s biggest challenges. Whether it’s data on the financial plight of American families or research on how to protect the environment, you’ll hear evidence-based—and nonpartisan—conversations as we go after the facts that can inform, enlighten, and expand your worldview.
Most Recent Episode
Antibiotic Resistance: When Drugs Don’t Work Anymore
Carl Romm was just 27 when he lost his life to a strain of bacteria that could not be treated—a superbug. Antibiotic resistance is a growing global health threat, sickening 2 million Americans each year and killing 23,000. It’s been 30 years since a new type of antibiotic has made it to market. What happens when the medicine we take for granted stops working? We talk with Carl’s parents, Chris and Joyce Romm. To learn more, visit >>> pewtrusts.org/afterthefact.