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Global Voices

A new international independent documentary series from the Independent Television Service (ITVS), GLOBAL VOICES samples the best of international documentary. In its premiere season, the series features five all-new global docs and 21 notable international documentaries that have previously aired on PBS in other forums.

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Episode Description
Monday, Apr 2, 2012 - 1:00 AM
"Great Wall Across The Yangtze"
This program tells the story of the controversy surrounding the construction of the the world's largest dam and hydroelectric power plant, Three Gorges, across the legendary Yangtze river. The story is told by some of the people most affected: the engineer who believes in his country and its urgent need for new sources of power and flood control; the people who are being forcibly relocated to make way for the immense reservoir; the biologist who works to find ways to save the Baiji River dolphin from extinction; and the archaeologist who attempts to recover ancient artifacts before time runs out.. D
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Sunday, Apr 1, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Afghanistan Unveiled" (WORLD)
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Monday, Apr 2, 2012 - 1:00 AM "Great Wall Across The Yangtze" (WORLD)
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Monday, Apr 2, 2012 - 2:00 AM "Greener Grass: Cuba, Baseball and the United States" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, Apr 3, 2012 - 3:00 AM "Greener Grass: Cuba, Baseball and the United States" (WORLD)
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Wednesday, Apr 4, 2012 - 2:00 AM "The Last White Man Standing" (WORLD)
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Wednesday, Apr 4, 2012 - 3:00 AM "Afghanistan Unveiled" (WORLD)
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Thursday, Apr 5, 2012 - 2:00 AM "Afghanistan Unveiled" (WORLD)
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Thursday, Apr 5, 2012 - 3:00 AM "The Last White Man Standing" (WORLD)
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Friday, Apr 6, 2012 - 3:00 AM "Afghanistan Unveiled" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Apr 8, 2012 - 6:00 AM "Sisters In Law" (WORLD)
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