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FRONTLINE; For the Good of All

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For the Good of All
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FRONTLINE is investigative journalism that questions, explains and changes our world. Since 1983, FRONTLINE has served as PBS's flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience.

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The making of a national park and its effect on the residents of the designated area. When a national recreation site between Cleveland and Akron was first mandated by Congress in 1974, everyone applauded the project. But park policies of condemning hundreds of businesses and homes soon generated intense local opposition as well as charges that the homes of politically influential citizens were being spared.

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