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- Kofi Annan: UN Secretary-General, 1997-2006Watch This Now!
Professing the goal of "bringing the United Nations closer to the people," Secretary-General Kofi Annan ushered in a new era of UN involvement with international social and me…more
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Is today's corporate culture, characterized by exorbitant CEO salaries, downsizing, and benefit reductions, alienating employers from employees? What moral obligations do comp…more
- Divided highwaysWatch This Now!
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As has occurred with most drugs, the neurological effects of cannabis have only recently been fully identified and understood. This program presents some of the latest finding…more
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Entering a crucible of racial, political, and legal issues, this program explores America's national debate over affirmative action. Viewers will receive a detailed look at th…more
- Ebola: The Plague FightersWatch This Now!
In May of 1995, a NOVA film crew traveled to Kikwit, Zaire. The only team permitted into the 'hot zone,' they went to that remote region to document an outbreak of the deadly …more
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The lure of gambling is the belief that a little money, well placed, will surely bring a significant return-although the belief rarely coincides with reality. This program exa…more
- Missing women: female-selective abortion and infanticideWatch This Now!
In India, Pakistan, and China, being born a girl can be an instant death sentence. This program-winner of the Albert Londres Prize, France's highest award for journalism-unfli…more
- Ban College Football: A DebateWatch This Now!
Charges of exploitation and a growing concern for head injury and brain trauma have put college football in the spotlight. Do college football programs-which rake in millions-…more