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Death of the American Hobo (Documentary)

Death of the American Hobo (Documentary)

BEN: Your heart’s racing. Obviously, you’re hoping that we wouldn’t get caught. -There’s something about the hobo that has to be recorded in American history. BEN: The whole time we were asking ourselves, what is the story here? What is the story of the hobo? What is a hobo? EMPRESS VAGABOND HOBO LUMP: It’s not …

Kings of Cannabis (Full Length Documentary)

Kings of Cannabis (Full Length Documentary)

[MUSIC PLAYING] KRISHNA ANDAVOLU: We’re on the side of a mountain. And there’s about thousands of marijuana plants around us. -This is like, two, three hectares– like 20, 30,000 plants. And then you know that you’re going to find a champion there if you look long enough. It’s a massive field, full of pot. KRISHNA …

Meet Gang Members From Chicago’s West Side (HBO)

Meet Gang Members From Chicago’s West Side (HBO)

Last night, Chicago passed 1,000 shootings for 2017. — Is this a war-torn country? What are we doing? We have to stop the violence… — President Trump called out Chicago’s troubles, and campaigned on finding the solution. 12 days after inauguration, a pastor named Darrell Scott told President Trump he had one. Scott said “top …

The Truth About Ecstasy

With the highest level of consumption of narcotics. no-one takes drugs quite like the British There is no doubt that Britain has the highest drug habit. for me, this is so preposterous. this is high society A series where we meet dealers, users, and manufacturers to find out why the UK has the worlds most …

A Vanishing History: Gullah Geechee Nation

A Vanishing History: Gullah Geechee Nation

I always feel my ancestors out in this field with me I still can hear songs I stay they feel oh I’ll stay there fee stay there fee until the war’s ended on a quiet chain of islands off the South Carolina and Georgia coast is an almost forgotten community called the Gullah or Geechee …

Internet Scamming in Ghana

Internet Scamming in Ghana

[MUSIC PLAYING] THOMAS MORTON: Hi, it’s Thomas. We’re in Ghana, the internet capital of Africa. If you ever wonder what happens to computers that you donate to one of those green e-recycling programs, this is basically it. Kids from the north of Ghana come to this junkyard during the summer to break computers down for …