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Jobs crisis and The Wire's David Simon
“Help Wanted,” a new series dedicated to America’s ongoing jobs crisis. This week, we visit Ohio’s Cuyahoga County to see how even people who have managed to find work are struggling with stagnant pay and decreasing benefits. Scott Simon also travels to inner-city Baltimore with David Simon, author and creator of the HBO series “The Wire,” to talk to young men on “the corner."
NYC-ARTS Full Episode: October 31, 2013Massachusetts mandate updateDying to get backHelp Wanted: Retraining AmericaDebating the Second AmendmentFinancial literacyMain Street: Findlay, OhioBehavioral economics at workEconomic inequality and mobilityMedical DevicesMain Street: Salinas, CaliforniaAfter Newtown: Gone BoyBanned in ArizonaCan Medicare Be Fixed?Manufacturing JobsDo No Harm and Danish Medical CourtsEnding Paralysis: New Jersey and GermanyA Tale of Four Tax ReturnsThe Long-term Care ChallengeFrequent Fliers and Healthcare ReformFamily Rewards
Vermont transplant and Guster frontman Ryan Miller seeks out far-fetched friends across the state! Available exclusively online.
Check out winning Vermont entries to the 2014 PBS Kids Writers Contest!