FRONTLINE; In Our Water
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- In Our Water
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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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New Jersey resident discovers his water is contaminated by a nearby toxic waste dump. Frank Kaler's story begins simply enough when he requests a water test because his children develop skin lesions after bathing. FRONTLINE chronicles Kaler's six-year battle with local and federal officials over the chemical pollution of his drinking water.
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- Chicago: “FRONTLINE; In Our Water,” 05/23/1983, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 6, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D627FB0B3B6F43A286FAE5B01E36F7D9.
- MLA: “FRONTLINE; In Our Water.” 05/23/1983. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 6, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D627FB0B3B6F43A286FAE5B01E36F7D9>.
- APA: FRONTLINE; In Our Water. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D627FB0B3B6F43A286FAE5B01E36F7D9