Season 21

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One Child Nation

Filmmaker Nanfu Wang explores the devastating impacts of China’s one-child policy.

One Child Nation

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Always in Season

Always in Season is a haunting exploration of lynching and racial violence in America.

Always in Season

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We Believe In Dinosaurs

The Bible and science collide amid the battleground of a Kentucky creationism museum.

We Believe In Dinosaurs

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Leftover Women

Modern Chinese women juggle love life with careers in a society that frowns on singlehood.

Leftover Women

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Cooked: Survival by Zip Code

Were the 739 deaths from Chicago's 1995 heatwave a one-time tragedy or appalling trend?

Cooked: Survival by Zip Code

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Accept the Call

An anguished Minnesota father tries to find out what led his son to attempt to join ISIS.

Accept the Call

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The First Rainbow Coalition

Across lines of race and ethnicity, alliances formed among Chicago activists in the '60s.

The First Rainbow Coalition

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Decade of Fire

Decade of Fire covers the shocking story of when the South Bronx was on fire in the '70s.

Decade of Fire