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World Toilet Crisis: It’s the S#!ts

Nearly half the world’s population lacks access to toilets, proper sanitation.

Next Thursday, Oct. 28, in Washington, D.C., the Pulitzer Center for Crisis Reporting, PATH and AED (aka the Academy for Educational Development) will hold a screening of the new documentary they sponsored to draw attention to this massive problem.

Here’s a trailer of the film.

Warning: Gross visuals and bad language.


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Tom Paulson

Tom Paulson is founder and lead journalist at Humanosphere. Prior to operating this online news site, he reported on science,  medicine, health policy, aid and development for the Seattle Post-Intelligencer. Contact him at tom[at] or follow him on Twitter @tompaulson.