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Putin's Kiss

by Lise Birk Pedersen

Nashi is an increasingly popular political youth organization with direct ties to the Kremlin. Officially, its goal is to support the current political system by creating a future elite among the brightest and most loyal Russian teenagers. But their agenda is also to keep the political opposition from spreading their views among the Russians.

Global Voices, Global Perspectives Collection

Recalling Orange County

by Mylene Moreno

Examining the fierce recall election of Nativo Lopez, a school board leader and immigrant rights activist, Recalling Orange County reveals both the cultural chasm and surprising alliances between the suburban establishment and a growing Latino community.

Voces

The Revisionaries

by Scott Thurman

The theory of evolution and U.S. history are caught in the crosshairs when an unabashed creationist seeks re-election as chairman of America’s most influential board of education.

Independent Lens

Upcoming broadcasts 

Rules of the Game

by Thom Cookes and John Lewis

Rules of the Game follows the course of the 2007 elections in eastern highlands of Papua New Guinea. The candidates include a coffee tycoon, the first woman candidate, and a white descendent of colonists.

Global Perspectives Collection, Global Voices

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Shayfeen.com: We're Watching You

by Leila Menjou and Sherief Elkatsha

Get an intimate look at the 2005 multi-party elections in Egypt through the eyes of three women working to assure the election’s legitimacy.

Global Voices, Women and Girls Lead, Global Perspectives Collection, Diverse Muslim Voices

State Legislature

by Frederick Wiseman

Shot by legendary documentary filmmaker Frederick Wiseman, State Legislature follows the 2004 session of the state's basic democratic institution.

Taking on the Kennedys

by Joshua Seftel

The political baptism of Kevin Vigilante, who challenged Patrick Kennedy for a seat in the U.S. House.

POV

Town Hall

by Sierra Pettengill and Jamila Wignot

Gathering under the banner of the Tea Party, Katy and John are angry and believe America's salvation lies in a return to true conservative values. Town Hall is an intimate look at two years in the lives of these activists as they fight to preserve their vision.

America ReFramed

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Two Square Miles

by Barbara Ettinger and Sven Huseby

Two Square Miles tracks the conflicts in the small town of Hudson, New York as a proposed multinational coal-fired cement plant threatens to reshape the community.

Independent Lens

An Unreasonable Man

by Stephen Skrovan and Henriette Mantel

An Unreasonable Man takes an unsparing look at Ralph Nader, one of the most important and controversial political figures of our time.

Independent Lens

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