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January 2015 Highlights

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Tune in to WORLD this January for a 'Have and Have Nots' programming theme, along with the premiere of the new season of America ReFramed.

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America ReFramed: Guacho del Norte

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Watch Tuesday January 27, 2015 at 8pm on WORLD | In this observational documentary of impressive beauty and painterly cinematic images the imbalance of economic forces is seen in high relief.

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America ReFramed: American Heart

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Watch Tuesday January 20, 2015 at 8pm on WORLD | An intimate journey into the lives of three refugees who now call America home.

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America ReFramed: Trash Dance

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Watch Tuesday January 13, 2015 at 8pm on WORLD | Choreographer Allison Orr finds beauty and grace in garbage trucks, and in the invisible men and women who pick up our trash.

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America Reframed: Purgatorio

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Watch Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 8pm on WORLD | Rodrigo Reyes looks anew at the brutal beauty of the U.S./Mexico border and the people caught in its spell.

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Global Voices: Why Poverty?—Poor Us: An Animated History of Poverty

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Watch Friday, January 30, 2015 at 6pm on WORLD | For the whole of modern civilization, humans have attempted and failed to eradicate poverty.

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Global Voices: Why Poverty?--Education Education

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Watch Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 6pm on WORLD | In China, education is considered the only way out of poverty.

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Economic Freedom in Action: Changing Lives

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Watch Monday, January 26, 2015 at 7pm on WORLD | Travel the globe to profile inspiring entrepreneurs from nations that have increased economic freedom for their citizens.

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Global Voices: 74 Square Meters

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Watch Sunday, January 25, 2015 at 11pm  on WORLD | A handful of Chileans are chosen to participate in a social experiment that moves them into a middle-class neighborhood. 

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Global Voices: Why Poverty?--Land Rush

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Watch Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 6pm on WORLD | Africa produces 10 percent less food than it did in 1960.

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Global Voices: The Fighting Spirit

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Watch Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 11pm on WORLD | Boxing has typically found its top competitors from some of the poorest neighbourhoods.

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Global Voices: Why Poverty?--Stealing Africa

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Watch Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 6pm on WORLD | Investigate reports of widespread criminality by well-known multinational companies operating in Africa.

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America ReFramed: The Pruitt-Igoe Myth

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Watch Monday, January 12, 2015 at 7:30pm on WORLD | It began as a housing marvel. Two decades later, it ended in rubble.

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To Catch a Dollar: Muhammad Yunus Banks on America

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Watch Friday, January 9, 2015 at 6pm & 9pm on WORLD | The inspiring, logic-defying yet true story of one man’s idea, a strange new kind of bank, and the millions of lives it changed.

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Global Voices: Why Poverty?--Give Us the Money

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Watch Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 6pm on WORLD | Can celebrity be a force for positive change?

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