Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Asian Pacific Americans are a community of communities...one that is diverse, global and impactful. This May, WORLD Channel shines a light on the generations of Asian Pacific Americans whose identities are not just singular but run deep in American history. Featuring a thoughtfully curated selection of documentaries, viewers can watch or stream over 40 films and programs all month.

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9-Man

A competitive Chinese-American sport, 9-Man was a way for Chinese workers to escape the day-to-day but today, it provides a lasting connection to culture and community pride. Follow several teams over the course of one season as they prepare for battle and fight for the championship in Boston. What does the future hold for this street ball battle?

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Nailed It

In virtually every city, state and strip mall across the U.S., women get their nails done in salons likely owned by Vietnamese entrepreneurs. How did this community come to dominate an $8 billion dollar nail economy? NAILED IT takes viewers from Los Angeles to the Bronx to meet the people behind this booming and sometimes controversial industry.

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At the Scene

Some life-changing moments can happen only at the scene. After what he believes to be a heart attack, Hunter finds himself having existential thoughts at the ER; Courtney shuts down a group of misogynistic stand-up comics and discovers the power of her own voice; and stuck in the middle of rural Vermont, Cynthia must face her fear of taking an Uber.

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Pulling The Thread

Unraveling some of America’s most popular conspiracy theories reveals the emotional and social forces that lead rational people to irrational beliefs.

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