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Jim Crow Pennsylvania
This documentary explores "Jim Crow's" effect and legacy on the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, a state whose southern border is the Mason-Dixon Line that divided the free north from the slave states.
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Last Chapter, The
Everyone has a story - a life that can be broken down into chapters. For patients with a terminal illness the question becomes: who will write the last chapter?
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Leo Beachy: A Legacy Nearly Lost
Leo Beachy's unforgettable photographs of Western Maryland, West Virginia and Pennsylvania in the early 1900s, once believed destroyed forever, have been resurrected.
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Little People, The
An OnQ Special Report
They like to be called "the little people" or dwarfs. They know people make fun of them by calling them "midgets" or "shorty." Yet, through all the condescending stares and cruel jokes, the little people triumph by living normal lives just like everyone else.
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Live From Studio A: American Standards
What makes a song a classic? The Emmy-nominated "Live From Studio A" orchestra presents two volumes of American Standards featuring Pittsburgh's top entertainers performing classics.
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Live From Studio A: Holiday Jam
Since 2001 this annual Holiday music show features performers from the Pittsburgh region singing their favorite Holiday tunes.
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Long Road Home
Long Road Home focuses on the compelling stories of Pittsburgh area veterans coping and healing with the emotional wounds of war, after combat in Iraq, Vietnam, Korea, and World War II. The documentary also explores current treatments and research into Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) among returning veterans.
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Long Road to Recovery
An OnQ Special Report
OnQ reports the amazing story of a burn survivor.
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Losing Lambert: A Journey Through Survival & Hope
An OnQ Documentary
"What did i do wrong? How did I cause this? Why couldn't I see his pain?" Those were just some of the haunting questions for Kathy O'Hern Fowler when she lost her teenage son, Lambert Hillman, to suicide in 1995. Kathy spent years struggling with loss and grief, but would eventually move into a life-altering role as an advocate for other parents who tragically find themselves in the same position.
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  • WQED is pleased to partner with Highmark to bring you these special reports on "Men & Cancer" and "Women & Cancer." Every year cancer claims the lives of nearly 300,000 men in America. According to the American Cancer Society, getting the facts about cancer is an important step in taking care of your overall health.