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FRONTLINE

Poor Kids

Season 30 Episode 24 | 54m 38s

In 2012, FRONTLINE spent months following four young children as their families struggled with financial ruin. This documentary revisits the families to see what their lives are like now, offering a powerful, firsthand look at what poverty means to children.

Aired: 11/21/17

Rating: NR

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