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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/2Tx84sMcpZcWxTsqo_ixpQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false THERE ARE JEWS HERE follows the untold stories of four once thriving American Jewish communities that are now barely holding on. Struggling with aging congregants and dwindling interest, families are moving to larger cities with more robust congregations. A portrait of people who are doing their... /episodes/get/87921 /episode/87921 There Are Jews Here /episode-player/87921

There Are Jews Here follows the untold stories of four once thriving American Jewish communities that are now barely holding on. Struggling with aging congregants and dwindling interest, families are moving to larger cities with more robust congregations. An affecting portrait of people who are doing their part to keep the Jewish spirit alive, There Are Jews Here celebrates religious diversity in small-town America.

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Mon, 11/12/2018 - 22:56
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Every four years, the Navajo Nation elects its president, whom many consider the most powerful Native American in the country. Frustrated about the lack of progress in the reservation, Moroni Benally, a witty academic LGBTQ candidate with radical ideas, hopes to defeat the incumbent president. Moroni for President follows the political newcomer's grueling, lonely campaign. Fraught with challenges, Moroni soon discovers that theory and a platform does not necessarily prepare you for the daily dirt of politics and the unpredictability of voter's choice.

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Fri, 10/26/2018 - 23:50
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/WkI8W5eljvTI70E7pghW1Q==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Follow the Nena family as they grieve the loss of their son - his death in Afghanistan makes waves through the community where nearly everyone is connected to the U.S. military. Known as a "recruiter's paradise," Micronesia contributes a disproportionate number of soldiers to the... /episodes/get/86800 /episode/86800 Island Soldier /episode-player/86800

Filmed in Kosrae, Micronesia, Island Soldier follows the Nena family as they grieve the loss of their son, Sapuro "Sapp" Nena. His death in Afghanistan makes waves through the community where nearly everyone is connected to the U.S. Military. Known as a "recruiter's paradise," Micronesia, a U.S. territory in the Pacific Ocean, contributes a disproportionate number of soldiers to the American armed forces, who cannot receive benefits. Yet, scores of young men leave their families behind in pursuit of the American Dream.

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Fri, 10/26/2018 - 22:51
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The power struggle that turned a single city block into a battlefield over service wages.

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Wed, 10/10/2018 - 06:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/g27kHp0QI--b7gxOjSejdQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false PERSONAL STATEMENT follows three high school seniors from Brooklyn intent on defying the odds for themselves and their classmates by becoming the very resource they don't have for themselves: peer college counselors. The film weaves together their individual struggles, family life, and highs... /episodes/get/86122 /episode/86122 Personal Statement /episode-player/86122

Three H.S. teens in Brooklyn fight to defy the odds for themselves and their classmates.

Air date:
Wed, 09/05/2018 - 08:38
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/ZzxAnIQZDWIeOorZOc5H9w==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Fueled by a desire to safeguard thousands of acres of pristine land near national parks, Tim DeChristopher outbid industry giants and disrupted a controversial oil and gas lease auction as bidder #70. BIDDER 70 traces Tim’s rise from concerned citizen and student of economics at the University of... /episodes/get/84072 /episode/84072 Bidder 70 /episode-player/84072

Tim DeChristopher's rise from concerned citizen to climate justice activist and leader.

Air date:
Tue, 07/17/2018 - 08:30
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