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Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983
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International banking crisis with focus on Mexico and Brazil. Developing countries have borrowed hundreds of billions of dollars from Western banks. Some of the biggest borrowers, Brazil and Mexico, are struggling even to repay the interest. Correspondent Anthony Sampson finds that threats to repudiate the loans are causing American bankers to fear financial catastrophe.
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- Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Moneylenders,” 07/18/1983, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 12, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8A91734D573D4A2E99659B48DD908C71.
- MLA: “FRONTLINE; Moneylenders.” 07/18/1983. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 12, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8A91734D573D4A2E99659B48DD908C71>.
- APA: FRONTLINE; Moneylenders. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8A91734D573D4A2E99659B48DD908C71