Premise: This half-hour documentary series from Chicago's WTTW and WORLD channel features stories of diverse people around the United States. Focusing on a single theme, each program is culled from public TV stations and independent producers across the country. Featured segments include the links between traumatic brain injuries and post-traumatic stress disorder, a program in Hawaii that introduces disabled people to surfing, and New York's champion all-girls robotics team.
S01, E19 (First Aired: May. 19, 2014)
A Japanese-Filipino man's experience with ``becoming American''; mixed race professionals address identity and acceptance issues; new mothers balance old heritage and new culture.
S01, E22 (First Aired: Jun. 15, 2015)
Large commercial fishing fleets threaten the way of life of native Hawaiians who depend on the ocean for food.