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Episode Guide


Season 8


TIME FOR SCHOOL 3 - PART 2 (#808)

Children in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Kenya and four other countries struggle to get a basic education.

TIME FOR SCHOOL 3 - PART 1 (#807)

Children in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Kenya and four other countries struggle to get a basic education.

ONCE UPON A COUP (#806)

Corruption in a small African nation sheds light on the realities of oil politics across the globe.

EYES OF THE STORM (#805)

A Burmese filmmaking team tells the story of orphaned children in the aftermath of Cyclone Nargis.

CONTESTANT NO. 2 (#804)

An Arab-Israeli teen enters the Miss Israel pageant and risks dishonoring her religious community.

THE MARKET MAKER (#803)

An economist has established a system of trading sites in rural villages to end hunger in Ethiopia.

HEART OF JENIN (#802)

The parents of a Palestinian boy killed by Israeli soldiers donate his organs to Israeli children.

CROSSING HEAVEN'S BORDER (#801)

Focuses on refugees who cross the Tumen River into China to escape North Korea's repressive regime.

Season 6


A WOMAN AMONG WARLORDS (#609)

Follows the parliamentary campaign of Malalai Joya, one of Afghanistan's most famous women.

GAZA E.R. (#608)

A glimpse inside the Palestinian fracture, as battles between Hamas and Fatah spiral out of control.

BRAZIL IN BLACK AND WHITE (#607)

Affirmative action quotas launch a new dialogue about race & identity in this nation of 190 million.

THE DYING FIELDS (#606)

Spiraling debts and crop failures create tragedy in the cotton-growing region of Vidarbha, India.

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