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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/M_0I1fuqeIi0zVdiW-FgCQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false “Why is being an Arab suddenly the opposite of being a decent man?” Throughout AMERICAN ARAB, Iraqi-American Director Usama Alshaibi explores what it’s like to occupy the ‘space in between’ as a hyphenated American, specifically of Arab origin, during the surge of anti-Muslim sentiment that arose... /episodes/get/38565 /episode/38565 American Arab /episode-player/38565

Explores what it's like to be both an American and an Arab during post 9/11 America.

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Sat, 01/30/2016 - 07:22
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/zugbH7R6sCR3BjfRPXF0gg==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false In a classic tale of two cities, OLD SOUTH delivers a quiet yet emotionally charged portrait of two communities living on one block. Steeped in history – one black, one white – each strives to keep their respective legacies relevant in a changing American South. /episodes/get/38376 /episode/38376 Old South /episode-player/38376

A quiet yet emotionally charged portrait of two communities living on one block.

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Sun, 01/24/2016 - 23:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/7x4ni3Jb8otQnwcR9-VtuA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Dennis, Ty and Robert are pioneers in an "out" generation. They are also among the estimated 2.4 million LGBT Americans over the age of 55. "Before You Know It" celebrates the lives of active gay senior citizens who have witnessed unbelievable change in their lifetimes: from the... /episodes/get/31960 /episode/31960 Before You Know It /episode-player/31960

Before You Know It celebrates gay senior citizens who've witnessed unbelievable change.

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Mon, 06/29/2015 - 12:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/hm0hLkimM7M3mVgdX6MM0A==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Gender identity issues often appear in early childhood. Some kids, feel they were born in the wrong body and this belief creates conflict in how they view and define themselves. Educator and activist Tony Ferraiolo knows this from experience. As an adult, he successfully transitioned from being... /episodes/get/31771 /episode/31771 A Self-Made Man /episode-player/31771

A Self-Made Man is a look at what it means to be transgender told through Tony Ferraiolo.

Air date:
Tue, 06/23/2015 - 04:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/lvd0Z6nfzaY8DH_TtJPOzA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false By the River of Babylon takes us into the unique culture and environment of South Louisiana: a habitat that gave rise to Cajun and Creole music, food, and culture, and one that is disappearing at an alarming rate. The film weaves this sad story into a fabric of famed but decaying dance halls and... /episodes/get/31125 /episode/31125 By The River of Babylon /episode-player/31125

By the River of Babylon explores the endangered culture & environment of South Louisiana.

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Mon, 06/15/2015 - 12:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/tKy-DrnD61y_fhMN3ln6aQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Focusing on three young protagonists full of hope and promise and following them over the course of a summer that marks a turning point in all of their lives. Each grapples with whether to leave and pursue opportunities far from home, or stay behind with friends and family potentially struggling... /episodes/get/30981 /episode/30981 Where God Likes To Be /episode-player/30981

Where God Likes To Be follows three protagonists during a a turning point in their lives.

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Tue, 06/09/2015 - 04:00
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