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Framing Drugs in Moral Terms May Miss the Bigger Picture

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In this video extra for the Independent Lens documentary, The House I Live In, David Simon, the creator of The Wire, and journalist Charles Bowden describe how the War on Drugs frames drug abuse mainly in moral terms, while ignoring the issue of economic inequality which may actually be the root of the problem.

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A Ballerina's Tale

Watch this episode through February 11.

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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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Black Panther Style

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

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Free Breakfast Program

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

1:41

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Women in the Black Panthers

The Black Panthers premieres on PBS’s Independent Lens on Monday, 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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Misty's Career in Jeopardy

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

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