Business & Economics


New! The Facebook Dilemma: Part 1 54 min.

Frontline examines early warnings about Facebook’s impact on privacy and democracy in the U.S. and around the world. Dozens of original interviews and rare footage show how the company faced claims of misuse while becoming an unprecedented global power.

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New! The Facebook Dilemma: Part 2 54 min.

Frontline examines Facebook’s response to charges of promoting “fake news” and disrupting American politics. Dozens of interviews and rare footage show the company’s role in sowing division worldwide and the challenges facing the powerful social media platform.

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New! Puerto Rico After Hurricane Maria: 'We're American, Too, Why Don't They Help?' 10 min.

More than six months after Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico is still struggling to recover from the devastation. Thousands of homes and businesses have no electricity and are waiting for insurance payouts. Frontline services are being denied aid, forcing many to close down. As U.S. citizens, Puerto Ricans say Donald Trump and his government have done little to help. As a new hurricane season looms, lo...

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Carmen Yulín Cruz 26 min.

No one looks for a disaster to cement their own legacy. But when Puerto Rico was slammed by a catastrophic hurricane and the US Government was slow to respond, Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz of San Juan stood up and fought back. Watch as she goes from humble civic leader to become the heroic voice of her struggling island and the Puerto Rican people.

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Christian Siriano 26 min.

Christian Siriano parlayed a lifetime of confidence and a singular vision into a Project Runwayvictory and a women’s fashion empire. How did this sartorial savant traverse rejection from the Fashion Institute of Technology and go on to create one of the most socially conscious and successful fashion lines in the industry?

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Danai Gurira 27 min.

Danai Gurira, a native of Zimbabwe, yearned to bring African faces and voices to Broadway through her plays. But how did this Tony Award-nominated writer make the leap from dramatic story teller to Hollywood superstar, with starring roles in mega-hits The Walking Deadand Black Panther?

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Eddie Huang 26 min.

Restaurateur, Fresh off the Boat author andtelevision host Eddie Huang guides us through his unique path to the American Dream. Through the eyes of a first-generation Asian American, the former t-shirt hustler turned business mogul tracks the influence of his family and the cultural significance of food that led to his ultimate success.

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Gretchen Carlson 26 min.

Former Fox News Anchor Gretchen Carlson shocked the world when she sued the most powerful man in cable news, Roger Ailes, for sexual harassment and settled for an unprecedented sum of money. But how did this former Miss America winner and Stanford graduate find the strength to take such a stand and become an improbable voice of justice for working women everywhere?

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Jason Aldean 26 min.

Country music superstar Jason Aldean worked through a barrage of setbacks before finally making a name for himself. But after the country rocker built an enduring career, he faced a traumatic event when a mass shooting occurred during his concert in Las Vegas. Learn what it took for this persistent artist to make his way to the top, and what it takes to stay there.

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Kirsten Gillibrand 26 min.

From representing one of the most conservative districts in upstate New York to filling Hillary Clinton’s vacant senate seat, Kirsten Gillibrand made a name for herself as a politician who was willing to work beyond simple ideology. What drove her unlikely rise in political capital and propelled her to become one of the leading voices for women’s rights?

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