Watch a transgendered teacher inspire a young girl to claim leadership of an all-male hula troupe.
The Great Invisible
Explore the stories behind the disastrous Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
Follow three smart and ambitious Chicago teens who fight to graduate and build a future.
Little Hope Was Arson; A City in Flames
The investigation into a spate of church burnings.
Welcome to India's Barefoot College, founded by Bunker Roy to provide rural women living in poverty with an education that empowers them to make their communities self-reliant and sustainable.
Explore the power of unconscious biases, using Myrdal’s 1944 investigation of Jim Crow racism.
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How does the simple act of planting trees lead to winning the Nobel Peace Prize? Ask Wangari Maathai of Kenya. In 1977, she suggested rural women plant trees to address problems stemming from a degraded environment. Under her leadership, their tree-planting grew into a nationwide movement to safeguard the environment and to promote democracy, earning Maathai the Nobel Peace Prize in 2004.
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