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The Neutral Ground

Season 34 Episode 1 | 1h 23m 4s | Video has closed captioning.

The Neutral Ground documents New Orleans’ fight over monuments and America’s troubled romance with the Lost Cause. In 2015, director CJ Hunt was filming the New Orleans City Council’s vote to remove four confederate monuments. But when that removal is halted by lawsuits and death threats, CJ sets out to understand why a losing army from 1865 still holds so much power in America.

Aired: 07/05/21

Expired: 08/26/21

Rating: NR

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