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  • Wide Angle

WIDE ANGLE | Contestant No. 2. | PBS

Duration: 03:14
Program: Wide Angle #804
Broadcast Date: Aug. 2, 2009

Airing this week on WIDE ANGLE: Contestant No. 2. Duah Fares is an Arab-Israeli teenager and member of the Druze religion. When she sets her sights on the Miss Israel pageant, her tight-knit religious community balks. The pageant requires contestants to wear a bathing suit, an act that could disgrace her family and even put her in from those who would rather see her dead than see the community dishonored.

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Post Date: July 29, 2009