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PBS SoCal Specials

The Drive-By Economist, Episode 1

Video duration: 26:35Video has closed captioning.

The Drive-By Economist series explores the economic life of Southern California from the inside. The first episode looks at a unique jobs program for young people that the state of California is phasing out and the supermarket wars in Los Angeles.

Episodes of PBS SoCal Specials19

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PBS SoCal Specials

56th Annual L.A. County Holiday Celebration

The Emmy® Award-winning 56th Annual L.A. County Holiday Celebration – your L.A. tradition!

2:50:52

56th Annual L.A. County Holiday Celebration

2:50:52

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PBS SoCal Specials

Sweet Land of Liberty?

This 1981 documentary looked at the influx of refugees to understand their challenges.

28:37

Sweet Land of Liberty?

28:37

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PBS SoCal Specials

Indochinese Refugees: A Second Look

A look at immigrants adapting to life in OC three years after the Fall of Saigon.

28:53

Indochinese Refugees: A Second Look

28:53

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PBS SoCal Specials

55th Annual L.A. County Holiday Celebration

More than 20 bands, choirs and dance companies celebrate the season.

2:56:47

55th Annual L.A. County Holiday Celebration

2:56:47

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Clips of PBS SoCal Specials66

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PBS SoCal Specials

2015 Writer's Contest - PBS SoCaL Extras

PBS SoCaL celebrated the talents of young writers with our annual Writers Contest.

2:31

2015 Writer's Contest - PBS SoCaL Extras

2:31

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PBS SoCal Specials

"Stardust Nights" PBS SoCaL Gala 2015

PBS SoCaL’s “Stardust Nights” Gala was a celebration of the station's "Heroes."

3:53

"Stardust Nights" PBS SoCaL Gala 2015

3:53

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PBS SoCal Specials

VOCES Children of Giant - PBS SoCaL Extras

PBS SoCaL hosted a sneak peek screening of VOCES "Children of Giant"

1:50

VOCES Children of Giant - PBS SoCaL Extras

1:50

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PBS SoCal Specials

Piero Selvaggio

Piero Selvaggio, Restaurateur

4:39

Piero Selvaggio

4:39

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PBS SoCal Specials

Joe Buscaino

Joe Buscaino, L.A. City Council Member 15th District.

5:02

Joe Buscaino

5:02

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PBS SoCal Specials

Marianna Gatto

Marianna Gatto is the Executive Director of the Italian American Museum of Los Angeles.

4:22

Marianna Gatto

4:22

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PBS SoCal Specials

American Graduate Community Council - PBS SoCaL Extras

Community Council members discuss ways PBS SoCaL can build on American Graduate efforts.

American Graduate Community Council - PBS SoCaL Extras

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PBS SoCal Specials

Mia, a dancer's journey Screening - PBS SoCaL Extras

Watch exclusive interviews from the screening of "Mia, a dancer's journey."

3:22

Mia, a dancer's journey Screening - PBS SoCaL Extras

3:22

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Previews of PBS SoCal Specials24

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PBS SoCal Specials

56th Annual L.A. County Holiday Celebration Promo

The Emmy® Award-winning 56th Annual L.A. County Holiday Celebration – your L.A. tradition!

0:30

56th Annual L.A. County Holiday Celebration Promo

0:30

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PBS SoCal Specials

Rick Steves' European Christmas Preview

Join Rick Steves for a colorful, musical celebration of Christmas across Europe.

0:30

Rick Steves' European Christmas Preview

0:30

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PBS SoCal Specials

Richard Sherman: Songs of a Lifetime

Richard Sherman: Songs of a Lifetime celebrates the legendary songwriter.

0:31

Richard Sherman: Songs of a Lifetime

0:31

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PBS SoCal Specials

Power of Purpose Preview

Discover the key to happiness by understanding and acting upon your life's purpose.

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Power of Purpose Preview

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