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America at a Crossroads

Explore the events that shaped the modern middle-east using
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America at a Crossroads is a major public television event that premiered on PBS in April 2007.  This groundbreaking series of twenty documentaries continued with occasional specials throughout the broadcast schedule until 2009.

Explore the challenges confronting the post-9/11 world – including the war on terrorism; the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan; the experience of American troops serving abroad; the struggle for balance within the Muslim world; and global perspectives on America's role overseas.

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