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Television Premiere - Building the American Dream

Presented by City of Austin Cultural Arts Division at Online/Virtual Space

Sep 15 2020
Oct 13 2020
Television Premiere - Building the American Dream

Television premiere of feature documentary Building the American Dream on PBS.

“1 in 5 Texas construction workers are subject to a workplace injury or fatality.” Why? The state’s workplace laws favor profit over safety. But after a series of deaths, construction workers and grieving families unite to fight the injustices of an exploitative industry. Tune in or stream the VocesOnPBS special BUILDING THE AMERICAN DREAM which kicks off #HispanicHeritageMonth, September 15 at 10/9c as part of PBS’s election and democracy special

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