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FRONTLINE; Pentagon, Inc.

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Pentagon, Inc.
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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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How Pentagon business decisions affect our society. Investigates the power of the Pentagon as a business and economic force in the domestic economy. Politicians and themselves chasing Pentagon dollars for the jobs those dollars create in their districts; scientists and universities and themselves dependent on the military if they want to do research in many high-tech areas.

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