A Law and Order Man Shares His Doubts about the War on Drugs
Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroes
Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines traces the fascinating evolution and legacy of Wonder Woman. From the birth of the comic book superheroine in the 1940s to the blockbusters of today, popular representations of powerful women often reflect society’s anxieties about women’s liberation.
The House I Live in Takes a Hard Look at the War on Drugs
From director Eugene Jarecki (Why We Fight) comes an unflinching look at how the War on Drugs has disproportionately disenfranchised, incarcerated, and impoverished African Americans.
Ai Weiwei Weaves Red Tape into Art
Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry was broadcast in February 2013
The Powerbroker: Whitney Young's Fight For Civil Rights
Actress Alfre Woodard discusses the pivotal role played by the civil rights movement’s inside man, the Powerbroker, as he navigated a society divided by war, race, and poverty.
The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975
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When a young, irreverent priest arrives at Saint Patrick Parish in Lawrence, Mass. he discovers the unexpected — boiling ethnic tensions in a changing working-class community. Filmed over four years,Scenes from a Parish follows the wildly diverse personal stories of Father Paul O’Brien and his unruly flock — longtime Irish-American parishioners and recent immigrants from the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Vietnam, and Cambodia — as they struggle to hold on to faith in the face of desperate circumstances.
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