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Independent Lens

Connecting to Community and Self Through Ethnic Studies

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Nacho Vejar, an ethnic studies student in a Tucson high school, describes how Mexican American Studies classes encourage critical thinking, community involvement, and the pursuit of new talents in this companion video the Independent Lens documentary, Precious Knowledge.

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Episodes of Independent Lens11

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No Más Bebés

Watch this film through February 21.

55:31

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In Football We Trust

Watch this film through February 24.

1:25:01

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Autism in Love

Watch this film through April 9.

1:13:18

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East of Salinas

Watch this film through February 29.

55:31

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Clips of Independent Lens487

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Black Panther Style

The Black Panthers premieres on PBS’s Independent Lens on Tuesday, February 16, 2016.

1:12

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Free Breakfast Program

The Black Panthers premieres on PBS’s Independent Lens on Tuesday, February 16, 2016.

1:41

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Women in the Black Panthers

The Black Panthers premieres on PBS’s Independent Lens on Tuesday, February 16, 2016.

2:00

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Paranoia

(T)ERROR premieres on PBS’s Independent Lens on Monday, February 22, 2016.

1:41

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The Black Panthers: Ericka Huggins

Former Panther Ericka Huggins shares her admiration for the Black Lives Matter movement.

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Misty's Career in Jeopardy

A Ballerina's Tale premieres on PBS’s Independent Lens on Monday, February 8, 2016.

2:28

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