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"SoCal Connected" is KCET's weekly award-winning, prime time newsmagazine offering public TV and online viewers in-depth stories on the environment, economy, health, social and community issues, local history and other substantive topics.

The longest running newsmagazine program in Los Angeles has a renewed commitment to always questioning critical decisions that impact Angelenos.

Now in its 8th season, "SoCal Connected" is the winner of a Peabody® and two duPont Awards, 27 Emmy® Awards, 26 Golden Mikes, and 51 LA Press Club Awards. It is hosted by 16-time Emmy award winner, Val Zavala. "SoCal Connected" airs Tuesday nights at 8 p.m. KCET is the nation’s largest independent public television station.

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'Ethical Dilemmas of Unused Embryos' and 'Patagonia's Workplace Paradise'

They’re called maybe babies... nearly a million frozen embryos stored in labs across the nation. They’re at the heart of a daunting decision for thousands couples--and a brave new world for others. Welcome to the newest controversy around creating human life.

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'Bail Bonds', 'The Comeback Kids' and 'School of Good Works'

The price of freedom for some in the Los Angeles County Jail system is simply to high a cost. As much as a quarter of the 17,000 in LA's jails are there simply because they cannot make bail. People who can't bail out are more likely to plea to a crime just to go free and more likely to receive longer sentences than those who have the funds make bail.

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'L.A.'s Housing', 'Animal Court' and 'A Family Fighting Climate Change'

As new developments pop up all over LA, many are asking, 'Who Approved that?' Exclusive: What happens when dogs have behaved badly - or accused of it? They end up in LA's animal hearings. A local family cuts its climate change contributions by ninety percent.

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