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Light in Her Eyes: The Biggest Challenge for Muslim Women

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Two women show that it is cultural norms and customs, as advocated my conservative male clerics, present the biggest challenge for women in the Muslim world, rather than conservative religious behaviors. Distinguishing between these two brings a better understanding of how women can empower themselves in a Muslim community, while still living under religious laws.

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Syrian Women Making Change

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Pink Boy

An intimate portrait of a gender-nonconforming child growing up in rural Florida.

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Pink Boy

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Marathon

An undocumented immigrant, Julio Sauce, competes in the New York City Marathon.

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Marathon

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StoryCorps Shorts: School's Out

What happened to one elementary school as a result of mandated integration in the 1950's.

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StoryCorps Shorts: School's Out

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My Gal, Rosemarie

An eldery woman's husband fulfills her 90th birthday wish with a trip to In-N-Out.

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Seven Songs - Alicia

Alicia describes how she found out she has cancer and then sings a sad song.

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Seven Songs - Alicia

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Seven Songs - Get Back to the Actual Person

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Seven Songs - Get Back to the Actual Person

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Seven Songs - Ian

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Seven Songs - Ian

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Seven Songs - Julie

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Seven Songs - Julie

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Seven Songs - Nicola

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Seven Songs - Nicola

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Seven Songs - Wouldn't It Be Loverly

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What Tomorrow Brings - Filmmaker Interview

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What Tomorrow Brings - Filmmaker Interview

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What Tomorrow Brings: A Proud Moment

The students practice English presentations for their new pen pals in Nebraska.

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What Tomorrow Brings: A Proud Moment

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Almost Sunrise - Teaser

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Seven Songs for a Long Life - Trailer

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Seven Songs for a Long Life - Trailer

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What Tomorrow Brings - Trailer

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What Tomorrow Brings - Trailer

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Thank You for Playing - Trailer

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