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Remix: For My People

A crowd-sourced poem titled, Remix: For My People.

Remix: For My People

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A Small Business In Chinatown Copes With COVID-19

A small business in Chinatown is hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic.

A Small Business In Chinatown Copes With COVID-19

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Saving Ancestral Land From Auction

Dwight must find a way to pay his taxes or see his family’s ancestral land auctioned off.

Saving Ancestral Land From Auction

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People Share Their Faith-Based Traditions

People around the country share stories of preserving their faith-based traditions.

People Share Their Faith-Based Traditions

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People Explain What Sports Mean To Them

People around the country share how sports traditions have played a role in their lives.

People Explain What Sports Mean To Them

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Episode 3 Preview

People film themselves as they try to preserve or change long-standing traditions.

Episode 3 Preview

Video thumbnail: PBS American Portrait A College Student Advocates For Abolishing Greek Life

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A College Student Advocates For Abolishing Greek Life

Zena shares her frustrations with the Greek life at her school.

A College Student Advocates For Abolishing Greek Life

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Advocating To Change A School Mascot

Yolonda works with students to rid a Texas school of its offensive Native American mascot.

Advocating To Change A School Mascot

Video thumbnail: PBS American Portrait A Trucker Strives For Work-Life Balance

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A Trucker Strives For Work-Life Balance

Laura, a long-haul trucker, is on the road for weeks at a time.

A Trucker Strives For Work-Life Balance

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A Teacher Faces Unemployment Due To COVID-19

For Jessica, teaching is a chance to make a difference in future generations.

A Teacher Faces Unemployment Due To COVID-19

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Sanitation Workers Strike For Better Wages

In New Orleans, sanitation workers go on strike for better wages.

Sanitation Workers Strike For Better Wages

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Episode 2 Preview

Everyday people share stories about their jobs and what it means to work in America today.

Episode 2 Preview

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Educators Explain What Teaching Means To Them

Educators around the country explain what teaching means to them.

Educators Explain What Teaching Means To Them

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A Dairy Farmer Explains Her Passion For Her Work

A dairy farmer shares an inside look at her day-to-day life and expenses.

A Dairy Farmer Explains Her Passion For Her Work

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A Wrestler Pursues His Dream of Going Pro

A wrestler and his family make sacrifices to support his dream of going pro.

A Wrestler Pursues His Dream of Going Pro

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A Pilot Pursues His Dream Of Starting An Airline

Gunnar, a pilot, has decided to pursue his dream of running his own airline in Alaska.

A Pilot Pursues His Dream Of Starting An Airline

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People Share Their Stories Of Arriving In The United States

People across their country share their stories of coming to the United States.

People Share Their Stories Of Arriving In The United States

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Dreaming of Fame

People across America share their dreams of achieving fame.

Dreaming of Fame

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A Couple Dreams Of Buying A Home Together

Tyler and Bre are a couple committed to achieving their white picket fence dreams.

A Couple Dreams Of Buying A Home Together

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A College Student Dreams Of Becoming A Doctor

Mahsa prepares to take the MCAT, hoping to get into her dream neurology program at NYU.

A College Student Dreams Of Becoming A Doctor