Patrick Wood Patrick Wood is the digital lead for All Things Considered.
Patrick Wood headshot
Stories By

Patrick Wood

Courtesy of Patrick Wood
Patrick Wood headshot
Courtesy of Patrick Wood

Patrick Wood

Producer, All Things Considered

Patrick Wood is the digital lead for All Things Considered. Previously, he was a reporter and supervising editor at the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.

Story Archive

Some tapes from Syrian Cassette Archive's collection. Syrian Cassette Archives hide caption

toggle caption
Syrian Cassette Archives

The Syrian Cassette Archive, preserving a disappearing history

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1126589744/1126627045" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

There are any number of reports to suggest democracy is in trouble. So what can citizens do about it? Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Win McNamee/Getty Images

Democracy, are you OK? What recent history tells us about the state of politics

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1122367915/1122367976" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Children draw during class at the Yes We Can school in Tijuana. Toya Sarno Jordan for NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Toya Sarno Jordan for NPR

In converted buses and tin-roof sheds, migrant students get a lesson in hope

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1118858805/1119192929" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Members of the National Guard stand guard outside a military base in Tijuana. Toya Sarno Jordan for NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Toya Sarno Jordan for NPR

The cartels flexed their power in Tijuana — and now the battle for influence is on

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1118420516/1118585760" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

A bucket with suspected monkeypox samples is stored at a laboratory in Spain in June. Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images

The monkeypox outbreak was avoidable and warning signs were ignored, expert says

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1110897541/1110915270" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Post Office, Ophir, CO Rural Indexing Project hide caption

toggle caption
Rural Indexing Project

What tiny towns in rural America can teach the cities about adaptation

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1102040236/1106424811" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Driver Mykola prepares for a run into Ukraine. Ari Shapiro hide caption

toggle caption
Ari Shapiro

For this team delivering aid into Ukraine, the supply run is personal

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1086038088/1086642968" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Mayor Wojciech Bakun of Przemysl, Poland, estimates that 350,000 refugees have arrived in his Polish border town since Russia invaded Ukraine. Ben de la Cruz/NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Ben de la Cruz/NPR

This Polish mayor has become a hero for Ukrainians in crisis. But what of his past?

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1085606596/1085981614" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

A volunteer at the hotel sorts donated clothing. Ryan Kellman/NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Ryan Kellman/NPR

A Polish hotel recovering from its own tragic past has become a refuge for Ukrainians

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1085353926/1086642675" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">