Foreclosures during the Great Recession added to thousands of blighted properties in Columbus. But, a state program helped fund demolition of many of those houses and apartment units.
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This film tells the story of scientist Paul Sereno’s amazing discovery of a prehistoric human burial ground in the middle of one of the world’s most forbidding desert.Â Six weeks into a three-month journey, Sereno’s team makes an unexpected discovery. They find bones not belongingÂ to prehistoric beasts but to humans.Â The last remnants of [...]
At a public school in Newark, New Jersey, the staff answers the phone by saying, “You’ve reached John F. Kennedy High School, Newark’s best-kept secret.” JFK provides an exceptional environment for students with special-education needs. In “Best Kept Secret,” Janet Mino, who has taught a class of young men for four years, is on an [...]
In the final episode of LATINO AMERICANS witness the creation of the proud “Chicano” identity as labor leaders organize farm workers in California, and activists push for better education opportunities for Latinos.Â Examine the past 30 years, as a second wave of Cubans and hundreds of thousands Salvadorans, Nicaraguans and Guatemalans flee to the U.S., [...]