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A Thousand Cuts

A Thousand Cuts

With press freedom under threat in the Philippines, "A Thousand Cuts" goes inside the escalating war between the press and the government. The documentary follows Maria Ressa, a renowned journalist who has become a top target of President Duterte's crackdown on the news media.
Season 2021 Episode 1 Length 1:39:52 Premiere: 1/8/21

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Season 2021 Episodes

Shots Fired

S2021 E21 Length 54:23 Premiere Date 10/26/21

Pandora Papers/Massacre in El Salvador

S2021 E20 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 11/9/21

Taliban Takeover

S2021 E19 Length 54:23 Premiere Date 10/12/21

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S2021 E18 Length 53:53 Premiere Date 9/14/21

America After 9/11

S2021 E17 Length 1:54:23 Premiere Date 9/7/21

In the Shadow of 9/11

S2021 E16 Length 1:54:23 Premiere Date 8/10/21

Leaving Afghanistan/India's Rape Scandal

S2021 E15 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 7/20/21

The Power of the Fed

S2021 E14 Length 54:51 Premiere Date 7/13/21

Germany's Neo-Nazis & the Far Right

S2021 E13 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 6/29/21

The Jihadist

S2021 E12 Length 54:23 Premiere Date 6/1/21

The Healthcare Divide

S2021 E11 Length 54:23 Premiere Date 5/18/21

Escaping Eritrea

S2021 E10 Length 54:12 Premiere Date 5/4/21

The Virus That Shook The World (Part Two)

S2021 E9 Length 54:12 Premiere Date 4/27/21

The Virus That Shook The World (Part One)

S2021 E8 Length 1:54:42 Premiere Date 4/26/21

American Insurrection (2022)

S2021 E7 Length 1:24:52 Premiere Date 4/13/21

Death Is Our Business/Love, Life & the Virus

S2021 E6 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 3/23/21

Iraq's Assassins/COVID in Yemen

S2021 E5 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 2/9/21

China's COVID Secrets

S2021 E4 Length 1:24:23 Premiere Date 2/2/21

Trump's American Carnage

S2021 E3 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 1/26/21

President Biden

S2021 E2 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 1/19/21

A Thousand Cuts

S2021 E1 Length 1:39:52 Premiere Date 1/8/21



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Length 15:15 Premiere Date 12/15/17

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God in America: Three: A Nation Reborn

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God in America: One: A New Adam

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God in America: Two: A New Eden

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The Mormons Part Two

Length 1:52:19 Premiere Date 4/5/10

The Mormons Part One

Length 1:51:07 Premiere Date 4/5/10

Gangs of Iraq

Length 54:40 Premiere Date 4/17/07

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