September 2017

Season 2017 Episode 31 - Obesity In Paradise

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Obesity In Paradise - American Samoa has one of the highest obesity rates in the world and more than half the population is overweight. This week we investigate this epidemic, and ask how it got so bad?

Season 2017 Episode 30 - Yes Or No?

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As Australia decides which way to vote on same-sex marriage, we visit Ireland, where it was legalised by public vote two years ago. What lessons we can learn from their experience?

Season 2017 Episode 29 - Japan's Cheering Grannies / Not Dead Yet

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Japan's Cheering Grannies / Not Dead Yet - What's the secret to living large in old age? This week Dateline meets a squad of octogenarian Japanese cheerleaders and a famous TV writer challenging assumptions about people in their 90s.
August 2017

Season 2017 Episode 28 - Speed Sisters Of Palestine

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Dateline meets the first all-women car racing team in the Middle East, as they swerve through the cities of the West Bank and break down cultural barriers.

Season 2017 Episode 27 - Robbed Of A Homeland

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Why are so many Syrian refugees dying of treatable diseases? We hear shocking stories from Lebanon’s refugee camps where more than a million Syrians live with little or no healthcare.

Season 2017 Episode 26 - California's Water Wars

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After six years of drought, California has finally had a deluge of rain. But with much of the state's water supply being sent to LA, people in drought-affected areas feel they've been left high and dry.

Season 2017 Episode 25 - Hug A Jihadi

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Can extremists be rehabilitated? In Denmark, a controversial new program is trying to change the minds of radicalised young people, by supporting rather than outcasting them – but does it work?

Season 2017 Episode 24 - Les Murray's Mission

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Les Murray’s Mission – SBS broadcaster Les Murray has passed away at the age of 71. In tribute Dateline is running a story from 2011, following Murray’s journey to Hungary to find the man who helped his family escape the communist nation.
July 2017

July 25, 2017

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Outlaw Farmer - This week we meet the French farmer rebelling against authorities to help refugees find a better life in Europe. Is he a good Samaritan helping those in desperate need, or a dangerous people smuggler?

July 11, 2017

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A shocking look inside the Islamic State's training camps for child soldiers, where refugees as young as 12 are being taught how to plant bombs, shoot guns and kill.