MetroFocus

PBS-VOCES: “BUILDING THE AMERICAN DREAM”

Clip: 09/15/2020 | 13m 1s | Video has closed captioning.

New York’s skyline has soared to new heights in recent years thanks in large part to construction workers. But amid this building boom dozens have died on the job despite regulations intended to keep them safe. Now a new film, “Building The American Dream” is giving us a firsthand look at the fight for fair working conditions and the abuse of immigrant labor.

Aired: 09/15/20

Rating: NR

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