WBEZ brings you fact-based news and information. Sign up for our newsletters to stay up to date on the stories that matter.Joseph Kechichian on U.S. aid to Syria. Professor Maureen Webb on the Beyond the Borders surveillance initiative between the U.S. and Canada. Milos Stehlik and filmmaker Hami Ratovoarivony on a film that addresses social realities in Madagascar. Nari Safavi on internationally themed events to attend this weekend. (Photo: Legends of Madagascar).