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Connected features the personal stories of six New Yorkers woven together into one of the most intimate series ever. This groundbreaking show changes the nature of storytelling by giving each character a camera to document their lives. The result is a unique format revealing as different as everyone appears to be, we are all universally Connected.
Wake up to your world in 2 minutes.
Jews and Money. Asian Drivers. Polish IQ. CPT… that's racist! But where do these stereotypes come from? Comedian Mike Epps explores the backstories of this humor and how history and fact often distorts into a snide – but sometimes funny – shorthand.
"INSPIRED" features celebrities, visionaries and some of the biggest newsmakers of our generation, recounting the stories behind their biggest, life-changing moments of inspiration.
In a compelling series of verite encounters, Win Win provides unique access into the minds and lives of the world’s most-celebrated entrepreneurs and athletes.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Comedy is hard, but teaching comedy to children is hilariously difficult. Kevin Nealon is giving the challenge to some world-famous comedians. As these young minds meet with comedy’s best, get ready to learn some valuable comedy lessons, and to laugh!
James Franco loves movies. He loves watching them, acting in them, directing them, and even writing them. And now, he’s going to take some of his favorite movie scenes from the most famous films of all time, and re-imagine them in ways that only James can.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Executive produced by Zoe Saldana (who will be the subject of one episode), a celebrity travels back to their hometown to pay tribute to the one person from their past (before they were famous) who helped change their life by giving them an over-the-top, heart-felt surprise.
Enter the graceful but competitive world of ballet through the eyes of executive producer, Sarah Jessica Parker. This behind-the-scenes docudrama reveals what it takes to perform on the ultimate stage, the New York City Ballet. Catch NYCB on stage at Lincoln Center.
Park Bench is a new kind of "talking show" straight from the mind of born and bred New Yorker and host, Steve Buscemi.
Family Violence Healing, three keys to healing parental alienation by Dr. Jeanne King.
When children go away to college and get away from who and what, the controlling family members want them to be a window of themselves. What they discover is their essence. Now here is the gem. That essence is the composite of their formative years. If you are in their lives during this time good chance you can slip back in and they can be in yours.
Three keys to healing parental alienation
They are some key things you would want to do and things you will best avoiding in order to rekindle your relationship with your children if you are an a strange parent.
1. Focus on what you have, and what you have with them. Not on what you have, or what you missed. To help you maintain this focus, find points of shared sweet sentiment and build out from here.
2. Trust. They do not need to understand all of the elements surrounding your absence, to feel their love for you and yours for them. It is already there. Always know, the so called elements of your story must be digested as they can be assimilated and not a moment before.
3. Do not expect them to give you back what you lost. They cannot. They do not hold what you have lost as they lost it too
If you are hearing this, I assume that you are or no, a battered mother who rather battling the system to secure justice for yourself and your children. On this note, I live you with the following inclosing it was never about them anyway. Rather it is about you and the strength you bring to the table to adore the challenges before you.
For more healing insights about abusive relationships, visit www.domesticviolencedivorce.com. And, claim your free survivors success tips and E-insights. Dr. Jeannie King Founding Director of Partners in Prevention helps people recognize and then heal from domestic abuse at home at in court.