America ReFramed

We Like It Like That

Created by largely Puerto Rican, Cuban and African American youths living alongside each other in the 1960s, Boogaloo served as an authentic and vibrant cultural expression. "We Like It Like That" explores a pivotal moment in '60s music history when blues, funk and traditional Caribbean rhythms were fused to define a new generation of urban Latinos.

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Jerry Dearly (Oglala Lakota) sings the "Songs for Adoptees." | From "America ReFramed: Blood Memory"
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56:09
America ReFramed

Blood Memory

A survivor of America’s Indian Adoption Era helps Native adoptees find their way home.
Season 8 Episode 7
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45:22
America ReFramed

Tutwiler

"Tutwiler," a new documentary from Frontline and The Marshall Project offers a powerful and unforgettable window into the lives of incarcerated pregnant women — and what happens to their newborns.
Season 8 Episode 3
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1:19:02
America ReFramed

Where The Pavement Ends

"Where the Pavement Ends" compares a 1968 dispute over a road blockade that separated the then white “sundown” town of Ferguson, Missouri from the neighboring black town of Kinloch.
Season 8 Episode 1
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57:11
America ReFramed

Struggle & Hope

The stories, and fight, of the residents of the last remaining all-Black towns in the U.S.
Season 7 Episode 4
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1:24:57
America ReFramed

Detroit 48202: Conversations Along a Postal Route

Exploring the rise, demise and contested resurgence of Detroit, America's "motor city."
Season 7 Episode 3
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1:19:31
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Pyne Poynt

A Camden, NJ resident leads a charge to reclaim Pyne Poynt Park for the community's youth.
Season 7 Episode 2
On a Knife Edge
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57:53
America ReFramed

On a Knife Edge

The coming-of-age story of George Dull Knife, a Lakota teen fighting for Native justice.
Season 5 Episode 15
DJ uses a letter board to communicate with his aide. | "America ReFramed: Deej"
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54:50
America ReFramed

Deej

Once a "profoundly disabled" kid, DEEJ is now a college student standing up for his peers.
Season 5 Episode 14
Zack Harrington's father and mother hold hands. | "America ReFramed: Broken Heart Land"
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1:21:24
America ReFramed

Broken Heart Land

One early autumn afternoon, gay teen Zack Harrington killed himself with a gunshot to the head in his parent’s ranch in Norman, Oklahoma. One week earlier, Zack allegedly attended a local city council meeting supporting a proposal for LGBTQ History Month.
Season 2 Episode 222
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1:04:56
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My Louisiana Love

A young woman's quest to find a place in her Native American community in Louisiana.
Season 1 Episode 8
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