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Two American Families

  • Aired: 07/09/2013
  • 00:31
  • Rating: NR
Since 1992, Bill Moyers has been following the story of two ordinary, hard-working families in Milwaukee – one black, one white – as they battle to keep from sliding into poverty. A remarkable portrait of perseverance, Two American Families raises unsettling questions about the changing nature of the U.S. economy and the fate of a declining middle class.
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Bill Moyers chronicles two ordinary families – one black, one white – for two decades.
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