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  • Independent Lens

Independent Lens | Children of Haiti - Clip 3 | PBS

Duration: 01:59
Program: Independent Lens #1211
Broadcast Date: Jan. 11, 2011

For Nickenson, a hard life has left him scarred, with little hope.

In the midst of Haiti's lush mountains and historical relics is an epidemic of over 500,000 orphan children who wander the streets day and night. Known as the "soulless" and forgotten by their own people, they do what they must to survive each day. This film follows three teenage boys who share a common dream of education, government assistance, and social acceptance.

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Post Date: December 2, 2010