The powerful story of a small group of girls in one of the most remote forests left on earth who attend a radical high school where they learn to protect the threatened forest and forge a better future for themselves.
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.
Three homeless teens brave Chicago winters, high school pressures, and life alone on the streets to build a brighter future. Against the odds, they recover from a life of abandonment to create new, surprising definitions of home.
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.
Electrical thief and first female chief of local utilities company fight for power in Kanpur, India
The story of how an annual mass migration of workers in China fractures one family.
A former jihadist supports his family collecting cardboard as the war on terror rages on in Jordan.
Two young women take very different paths to help keep their family out of poverty in China.
Follow the down-but-not-out varsity basketball team in this struggling town.
What happens when one community is asked to avoid Chinese-made products?
This multi-platform project puts the power of new technologies into the hands of young change agents.
Witness the human side of the debate surrounding biotechnology and the future of farming.
Can the Motor City rise from its ashes?
As China's higher education system becomes more privatized, a new generation of Chinese youth are losing access to it.
Explore how celebrity is changing the world of humanitarian aid.
Follow this animated history of global efforts to eradicate poverty.
Is it worse to be born poor than to die poor?
Is the American Dream out of reach?
Follow the story of one man's fight to save his country and possibly the world.
Journey into the heart of Bolivia's democratic revolution.
Class and cultures clash in one Chilean neighborhood.
The public hospital ER is the institution of last resort for many Americans.
Follow the complex and intimate relationship between an Indian filmmaker and her maid.
In India, children may be the best agents of change.
In 2006, she became the first woman elected president of an African nation.
Organizing women to plant trees became an act of political resistance in Kenya.
Vichea spearheaded a workers rights movement in Cambodia and paid the highest price.
Working class Kaya and his family face a hard choice when invited back to wealthy San Francisco.
Follow the Zhang family as they join the world’s largest annual human migration.