Before these prospects enter the high stakes world of football fame and fortune, they must contend with gang violence, drug abuse, and poverty.
War for Guam traces the enduring legacy from World War II in Guam, and how the native people of Guam, the Chamorros, remained loyal to the U.S. under Japanese occupation, only to be later stripped of much of their ancestral lands by the American military.
Crew members, families, and fishermen still haunted by the 2010 explosion of the Deepwater Horizon rig provide gripping first-hand accounts of their experiences.
Rich Hill follows three boys as they struggle with broken families and lack of opportunity.
A former jihadist supports his family collecting cardboard as the war on terror rages on in Jordan.
A man escapes his own life to to serve a rural Korean community cut off from modern world.
Lives of 5 Russians spanning from Soviet childhoods to fall of USSR and into the new Russia.
Follow young runners training from the Ethiopian rural town of Bekoji.
Follow the painful but inspiring journey of Derrick Evans who moves back to his ancestors' land.
Visit the unlikely breeding ground for some of America's most creative and defiant music.
American Rocky Braat travels to India as a tourist, but stays to care for HIV-positive children.
See what it takes to run one of America's top schools.
Follow two Laredo debutantes as they carry a gilded tradition literally on their shoulders.
See how two grassroots coalitions fought to turn AIDS from a death sentence into a manageable condition.
Follow the down-but-not-out varsity basketball team in this struggling town.
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This multi-platform project puts the power of new technologies into the hands of young change agents.
A young couple returns home to Alabama where they set out to eat the way their grandparents did.
Muslim women from a small town in South India deliver justice in their own courts.
Witness the tragic side of the immigration debate.
Can the Motor City rise from its ashes?
Ten years in the life of an Afghani boy.
Is soul food a sacrament ... or a sin?
Class and cultures clash in one Chilean neighborhood.
The public hospital ER is the institution of last resort for many Americans.
Stigmatized and shunned, Filipino Amerasians seek legitimization.
For Lee Gorewitz, living with Alzheimer's is an odyssey.
Jessie Little Doe Baird, a Wampanoag linguist, helps her tribe revive its mother tongue.
A look at a dramatic TV soap opera series, created after Kenya's violent 2007 presidential election.
Visit an unusual summer camp for young women where they recreate life in the Antebellum South.