Haiti's Best Known Band Keeps Hope Alive

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Examining daredevil choreographer Elizabeth Streb.

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Kumu Hina

Kumu Hina

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Watch a transgendered teacher inspire a young girl to claim leadership of an all-male hula troupe.

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The Great Invisible

The Great Invisible

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Explore the stories behind the disastrous Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

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The Homestretch

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Follow three smart and ambitious Chicago teens who fight to graduate and build a future.

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Solar Mamas

Solar Mamas

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Welcome to India's Barefoot College, founded by Bunker Roy to provide rural women living in poverty with an education that empowers them to make their communities self-reliant and sustainable. 

American Denial

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Explore the power of unconscious biases, using Myrdal’s 1944 investigation of Jim Crow racism.

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5/8/15 8:00 PM
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For 60 years, Haiti's most popular band, Septentrional, has survived corrupt governments, revolutions, natural disasters, extreme poverty, and national tragedy. Its joyous fusion of Cuban and Haitian beats lifts and celebrates the indomitable Haitian spirit.

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