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Stickup Kid

Stickup Kid

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Frontline tells the story of Alonza Thomas -- sent to adult prison in California at the age of 16 -- and how spending more than a decade behind bars impacted him.

The Madoff Affair

The Madoff Affair

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Unravel a scheme that lasted longer, reached wider and cut deeper than any business scandal in history.

60 min.

Firestone and the Warlord

Firestone and the Warlord

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Investigate the relationship between Firestone and the infamous Liberian warlord Charles Taylor.

90 min.

The Rise of ISIS

The Rise of ISIS

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Investigate the miscalculations and mistakes behind the brutal rise of ISIS.

60 min.

The Trouble With Antibiotics

The Trouble With Antibiotics

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Track the use of antibiotics in food animals and if it’s fueling antibiotic resistance in people.

60 min.

Bigger Than Vegas

Bigger Than Vegas

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Investigate the explosive growth of Macau as the gambling capital of the world.

90 min.

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12/23/14 10:00 PM
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12/24/14 3:00 AM
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12/24/14 6:00 PM
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12/24/14 8:00 PM
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Today, with the help of social media, teens are able to interact directly with their culture — artists, celebrities, movies, brands and even one another — in ways never before possible.

Frontline correspondent Douglas Rushkoff  explores how the teen quest for identity and connection has migrated to social media — and exposes the game of cat-and-mouse that corporations are playing with these young consumers. It's an evolving and complicated relationship between teens and the companies that are working hard to target them.

Teen use of social media sometimes includes attempts to attract attention by sharing instances of outrageous, provocative, or dangerous behavior. Therefore, Generation Like includes moments that involve potentially offensive language and sexually suggestive behavior and language.

For more than 30 years, Frontline has built a reputation for powerful reporting that tackles the tough, controversial, and complex stories that shape our time. Frontline does not take a position on Generation Like, rather it shines a light on one of the most pervasive social transformations of our time.

 

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