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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.

Air date:
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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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/YhR3Nf4lUXJ6IjG7_nTk_g==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Follow designers-educators-activists Emily Pilloton and Matthew Miller to Bertie County, the poorest in North Carolina. They work doggedly to persuade a school board to invest in their goal of offering a compelling and hopeful vision for a new kind of classroom in which students learn how to use... /episodes/get/30828 /episode/30828 If You Build It /episode-player/30828

If You Built It chronicles the design to build vision of two educators and their students.

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Mon, 06/01/2015 - 12:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/dTqGZij1AGgkWmbXoY--yQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false In search of inspiration, four best friends travel on a cross-country trip in the summer of 2012. They meet practitioners of the adaptive sports movement, where differently abled persons rock climb, swim competitively, play soccer and more, and capture the spirit of resilient people who defy being... /episodes/get/30690 /episode/30690 Endless Abilities /episode-player/30690

Endless Abilities captures the spirit of people not defined by their physical disability.

Air date:
Mon, 05/25/2015 - 12:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/KD4lDCWNkZQaikYOKs_pmg==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false “How do you survive when you belong nowhere?” Poet Kosal Khiev was lucky to escape war-torn Cambodia before he was two but deported to the country he’s never known after 14 years in jail. Follow a year in the life of the poet while he navigates his new fame as Phnom Penh’s premiere poet and... /episodes/get/30500 /episode/30500 Cambodian Son /episode-player/30500

Cambodian Son follows poet Kosal Khiev who was deported to a country he’s never known.

Air date:
Fri, 05/15/2015 - 08:00
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