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Breaking Big, Episode 12, Carmen Yulin Cruz
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presented by Carlos Watson, 1969-; produced by Kenita Nichols, fl. 2014, Calico and OZY Media Productions, in Breaking Big, Episode 12 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 26 mins
No one looks for a disaster to cement their own legacy. But when Puerto Rico was slammed by a catastrophic hurricane and the U.S. Government was slow to respond, Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz of San Juan stood up and fought back. Watch as she goes from humble civic leader to become the heroic voice of her struggling is...
presented by Carlos Watson, 1969-; produced by Kenita Nichols, fl. 2014, Calico and OZY Media Productions, in Breaking Big, Episode 12 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 26 mins
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Capturing the Flag
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(Bullfrog Films, 2018), 1 hour 16 mins

A tight-knit group of friends travel to Cumberland County, North Carolina - 2016 'posterchild' for voter suppression - intent on proving that the big idea of American democracy can be defended by small acts of individual citizens.

(Bullfrog Films, 2018), 1 hour 16 mins
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CNN Special Report, The Trump-Russia Investigation
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presented by Pamela Brown, 1983-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in CNN Special Report (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 1 hour 11 mins
The stories of the Trump Tower meeting; the shocking firing of FBI Director James Comey; Donald Trump's long history of financial dealings in Russia; the legal jeopardy of all the President's men; where the investigation could now be going.
presented by Pamela Brown, 1983-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in CNN Special Report (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 1 hour 11 mins
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G is for Gun
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(Bullfrog Films, 2018), 27 mins

Explores both sides of the highly controversial trend of arming teachers and staff in America's K-12 schools.

(Bullfrog Films, 2018), 27 mins
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Jean Ziegler, the Optimism of Willpower
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(KimStim, 2018), 1 hour 33 mins

"A child who dies from hunger is a murdered child." --Jean Ziegler, Vice President of the Advisory Committee of the UN Right Council

In 1964, Jean Ziegler was asked by Che Guevara to fight the "capitalist Monster." Former collaborator of Kofi Annan, professor and writer, Ziegler's books still act as a manifesto...

(KimStim, 2018), 1 hour 33 mins
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No Man's Land
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(Bullfrog Films, 2018), 1 hour 22 mins

A detailed, on-the-ground account of the 2016 standoff between armed followers of Cliven Bundy occupying public land in Oregon and federal authorities.

(Bullfrog Films, 2018), 1 hour 22 mins
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PBS NewsHour, How Off-The-Grid Navajo Residents Are Getting Running Water
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produced by NewsHour Productions, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 6 mins
Lack of access to running water is an issue in many developing countries, but it is also a problem in the United States. Nearly 40 percent of the homes in the Navajo Nation lack running water or sanitation, and many are in such remote areas that they will never be able to connect to a water line. Special correspon...
produced by NewsHour Productions, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 6 mins
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PBS NewsHour, How ‘The Incarceration Capital of America’ Embraced Criminal Justice Reform 
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presented by William Brangham, 1968-; produced by Frank Carlson, fl. 2012, Public Broadcasting Service, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 11 mins
For decades, the state of Louisiana has been known as the incarceration capital of America. But over the past year, the state has been trying to shed that reputation with new reforms that decrease the prison population and save money. William Brangham went to find how it's playing out for former prisoners, in a st...
presented by William Brangham, 1968-; produced by Frank Carlson, fl. 2012, Public Broadcasting Service, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 11 mins
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PBS NewsHour, Migrants Risk the Dangerous Trip to the U.S. Because It’s Safer than Staying Home
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produced by NewsHour Productions, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 10 mins
For migrants, many from Central America, the United States represents the opportunity for a better life, and sometimes the escape from mortal danger. Nick Schifrin revisits some NewsHour stories of those who made the difficult decision to risk the treacherous journey, then learns more from Jason Marczak of the Atl...
produced by NewsHour Productions, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 10 mins
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PBS NewsHour, What Asylum-Seekers Meet When They Try to Cross Legally
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produced by NewsHour Productions, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 7 mins
U.S. officials have maintained that potential asylum-seekers entering at legal border crossings will not be prosecuted and will be processed in turn. But the process isn't always that easy. In a cross-border report from Juarez and El Paso, Amna Nawaz follows a grandmother and granddaughter who are fleeing cartel v...
produced by NewsHour Productions, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 7 mins
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