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Poor Kids

See the economic crisis through the eyes of three young girls in the Quad Cities, located along the Iowa-Illinois border, that have been hit hard by the recession.

Tuesday at 10pm on WGBH 2

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Plans to Protect Boston from Sea Level Rise

After Superstorm Sandy flooded much of lower Manhattan, Boston officials began planning for the impact of rising sea levels that threaten the city and its history. Now policy is moving quickly to get solutions in place.

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Al Capone: Icon

Try to decide why Americans are fascinated by celebrity gangster Al Capone.

Tuesday at 8pm on WGBH 2

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BOSTON SUMMER ARTS WEEKEND

Jesse Cook and Nuevo Flamenco Music

Jesse Cook is a guitarist, producer, and composer who specializes in nuevo flamenco music, which combines rumba, jazz, and world music influences. See him on stage at the Boston Summer Arts Weekend.

Saturday in Copley Square, Boston

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The Lone Bellow: Live at the Paradise

See exclusive interviews, backstage shots, fan interviews, and tons of songs recorded during The Lone Bellow's performance in Boston's iconic Paradise Rock Club on Commonwealth Avenue. 

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An exposé on the pressures of historical burdens put upon the politically savvy, post-apartheid generation. Follow the journey of three friends who invoke Nelson Mandela’s example to shine a new perspective on the role that young people can play in political change.

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Somali refugee Bollo Mohamed lived in a Kenyan refugee camp until she was relocated to New England. As debate renews over the crisis of unaccompanied children crossing the US Mexican border, it's worth noting that many refugees come to the US legally.

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