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FRONTLINE; Living on the Edge

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Living on the Edge
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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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This program, a sequel to Bill Moyers' 1992 documentary, "Minimum wages: The New Economy, tells the story of several hardworking Milwaukee families struggling with low-paying jobs, the result of workplace downsizing.

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