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Air Date: Thu, Jun 18, 2020 10:00 PM
Born This Way: Awaʻs Story – In New Zealand, Te Awarangi ‘Awa’ Puna is an openly transgender Maori teen attending her final year at Kapiti College in Wellington, New Zealand. This documentary follows her journey from male to female as we see the support of her family and the hurdles she must overcome.
Air Date: Tue, Dec 18, 2018 10:00 PM
Investigate a slew of killings linked to the MS-13 gang and the crackdown that swept up immigrant teens. Some 25 bodies have surfaced since 2016. Law enforcement is trying to stop the gang, but some teens have been unlawfully detained in the process.
Air Date: Thu, Apr 5, 2018 8:00 PM
The leading cause of fatal injuries among 15-to-24-year-olds in Hawai‘i is suicide. On the next INSIGHTS, we’ll talk with local professionals who work with teens, their families and schools. We’ll also hear from Paul Gionfrido, CEO of Mental Health America, who calls suicide “a stage-four event in a mental illness.
Air Date: Mon, Jun 26, 2017 9:00 PM
In Dalya’s Other Country, follow a family displaced by the Syrian conflict, walking the line between their Muslim values and the new world they inhabit. Afterward, the short film 4.1 Miles features a Greek Coast Guard captain caught in the middle of the biggest refugee crisis since WWII.   4.
Air Date: Mon, Apr 13, 2015 10:00 PM
This film follows three homeless teens as they fight to stay in school, graduate, and build a future.
Air Date: Thu, Apr 9, 2015 9:00 PM
Young people are entering the juvenile justice system in surprising numbers, and they seem to emerge worse than when they entered.
Air Date: Sat, May 17, 2014 7:30 PM
Original air date: Tues., May 17, 2011   Creating Stability for Hawaii’s Teenagers   In this edition of Long Story Short, Leslie Wilcox introduces us to Catherine Payne, who recenly retired after a long careeer as one of Hawaii’s most respected educators.