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East Of Salinas

Season 17, Episode 4 of 20

East of Salinas is a story about immigration, childhood, and circumstance. With little support at home, Salinas, California third grader Jose Ansaldo often turns to his teacher, Oscar Ramos, once a migrant farm kid himself. Oscar helps Jose imagine a future beyond the lettuce fields where his parents work. But Jose was born in Mexico - and he's on the cusp of understanding the implications of that. As we watch this play out, we begin to understand the cruelty of circumstance - for Jose and many millions of migrant kids like him. East of Salinas asks: What is lost when kids like Jose are denied opportunities?

Previously Aired

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Time
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12/30/2015
6 p.m.
12/31/2015
7 a.m.
1/2/2016
10 a.m.
7/6/2016
6 p.m.
7/7/2016
7 a.m.
7/8/2016
4 p.m.
7/9/2016
10 a.m.
7/10/2016
2 a.m.
7/12/2016
3 a.m.
7/12/2016
9 a.m.
9/20/2016
5 p.m.
9/21/2016
9/21/2016
8 a.m.
9/21/2016
2 p.m.
9/25/2016
2 a.m.
1/19/2017
7 p.m.
1/20/2017
1/22/2017
9 p.m.
1/23/2017
1 a.m.
1/24/2017
3 a.m.
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