FRONTLINE; Bombing of West Philly, The
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- Bombing of West Philly, The
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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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A look into the 1985 bombing of a West Philadelphia row house involving MOVE, a small but powerful urban cult. The surrounding neighborhood burned out of control, leaving 250 homeless. Correspondent Leon Dash examines why the bombing really happened.
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