Poor Kids

Poor Kids

An Intimate Portrait of America's Economic Crisis

DVD - 2013 | Widescreen version
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These are hard times in the Quad Cities, a great American crossroads along the border of Iowa and Illinois, where the Mississippi River intersects Interstate 80. It's home to John Deere manufacturing and the nation's breadbasket. But it's also an area deeply scarred by the Recession. Frontline spent months following three young girls who are growing up against the backdrop of their families' struggles against financial ruin.
Publisher: [Boston] : PBS Distribution, c2013
Edition: Widescreen version
Branch Call Number: 362.70977 P
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Alternative Title: Frontline (Television program)
ISBN: 9781608838325
1608838323

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aaa5756 Jun 26, 2013

“One person can make a difference and every person should try.” –John F Kennedy

aaa5756 Jun 26, 2013

“You can always count on Americans to do the right thing - after they've tried everything else.” -Winston Churchill

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aaa5756 Jun 26, 2013

Very well done DVD on the America's Economic Crisis . I would recommend this movie for all to see. Well worth the price of admission to any theater.

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