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Airin and her friends are rooftoppers in Hong Kong. They refuse to play by the rules and sneak to the top of the city’s soaring skyscrapers. But their high-rise antics are not just for thrills.
Two years after the pro-democracy "Umbrella Movement" was cleared from the streets, many young people are in a state of despair.
They are anxious about their futures — from unaffordable housing and wealth inequality to the growing influence of Mainland China.
Airin believes their defiant stunts can inspire others to stand up against powerful elites. Will they mobilize Hong Kongers to fight for change, or just land themselves in a lot of trouble?
A school in Taiwan uses a controversial social experiment to teach students the value of money.
It's been a year since Jamal's youngest son vanished without a trace.
Equipped with the skills he gained from Saddam Hussein's secret service, Jamal must reconstruct his son's last known steps taken during the height of the refugee crisis.
The search takes Jamal from Turkey to Greece but key information is shrouded in bureaucracy and ambiguity. And now the clock is ticking with an offer of relocation for the rest of his family to Europe.
Will Jamal's search for his son, Bakeer, get him the answers that can help his family to move forward?
Since the age of 12, Javier Chavez's life in Los Angeles has been filled with gangs, guns and drugs. But after years of close encounters with death, and serving time in prison, he decided to turn his life around.
Today, Javier helps others cope with the challenges of life outside gangs and prison. He's a counselor at Homeboy Industries, an organization that helps over 10,000 former gang members from across Los Angeles each year.
But as he counsels former gang members, Javier is constantly wrestling with his own demons - his dark past which won't let him go.
Trapped between the Colombian army and a right-wing paramilitary group, a farming community takes a dangerous journey to remember the fallen.
Hundreds of women's police stations have been set up across India to combat domestic abuse and sexual violence, following the Delhi rape case in December 2012.
Parmila Dalal is second-in-command at the women's police station in Sonipat, in the northern state of Haryana. Every day she has to deal with the cases the public bring to her.
Suppressed for over a century, indigenous cultural burning is still practiced today and holds important lessons for managing the threat of destructive wildfires.KCET Original
Around the world, local organizations are finding creative ways to empower young women.KCET Original
The Chia Cafe Collective is working to revive Native food practices and raise awareness about the threats to native plants in Southern California.KCET Original
From death row to national icon, a woman fights for the reintegration of former prisoners in Uganda.
Beyond the clichés of the Eiffel Tower, there is another Paris — one of solidarity, wittiness, and repurposing public space.
Roz Zander, executive coach, tells Jurriaan Kamp that generating love is the most effective response to any crisis.