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Andrew Bacevich in ReGeneration


2010 NR

This insightful documentary probes the psyche of today's youth, who seem too overwhelmed by the multitude of issues facing them to take any action. Are they just pampered and materialistic, or has the media brainwashed them into apathy? Interviews with social commentators such as Noam Chomsky and artists such as Mos Def set a historical context, while high schoolers and the head of a young family discuss the rationale for their belief systems.