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The Weather Underground

by Sam Green and Bill Siegel

Speaking candidly for the first time on camera about their experiences, members of the Weather Underground face their pasts as privileged young men and women who turned to systematic violence in their efforts to stop the Vietnam War and start a revolution. Narrated by Lili Taylor.

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When Medicine Got It Wrong

by Katie Cadigan and Laura Murray

In the 1970s, psychiatrists routinely blamed schizophrenia in children on bad parenting. But a grassroots movement among parents revolutionized the way scientists understand and treat the disease.

You're Looking at Me Like I Live Here and I Don't

by Scott Kirschenbaum

Lee Gorewitz lives in a care facility for Alzheimer's patients, but she is not simply waiting to die. She is full of curiosity and frustration, struggling to remember herself and make sense of a world that is falling away from her.

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