Frontline: Poor Kids
POV: Dance for Me
Student poets slam dropout crisis through spoken word contest
Civil War: The Untold Story
PBS Online Film Festival: June 16 – July 31
The White House claims the number of unaccompanied children coming across the southern border has decreased in the past month. But border patrol agents say they are still overwhelmed. Jeffrey Brown talks to Shawn Moran of the National Border Patrol Council about a dip in apprehensions, the changing role of Border Patrol and new reports of excessive force against migrants, including children.
A year and a half ago, a local safety-net clinic underwent one of the most significant changes in its more than four decades of serving the metropolitan area: it went from a purely free provider to one that also accepted paying patients covered by insurance. Known for years as the Kansas City Free Health Clinic, the organization became the Kansas City CARE Clinic to reflect the fact that its donation-based operation had evolved to a fee-based, sliding-scale system with a minimum payment of $10. The shift promised hundreds of thousands…
Stephen Jones’ hats VIDEO
Here's a guy whose contributions to fashion are well worth another look. He was a milliner to royalty and a friend to Boy George. WGBH's Greater Boston's Jared Bowen has tea with British milliner to the stars Stephen Jones whose curated a collection of 250 hats now on view at the Peabody Essex Museum.