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VICE: Season 2

2x03 American Scrap & Children of the Drones
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  • 2014-03-29T02:00:00+00:00 on Showtime
  • 29 mins
  • United States
  • English
  • Documentary, News, War

'American Scrap' - Ailing American manufacturing cities like Detroit and Cleveland are experiencing a boom in a new trend known as scrapping. David Choe looks into the life cycle of scrap metal, from the people that risk their lives to find it, to the yards that buy the metal, all the way to the Chinese traders who funnel it back home.

'Children of the Drones' - Suroosh Alvi investigates the effects of drone strikes in Pakistan, where extremism and militancy are only growing in the wake of Obama's drone campaign.

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