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What does it mean to be both Iranian and American? AJ+ Producer Yara Elmjouie travels to Los Angeles, aka “Tehrangeles,” and then heads back home to interview his parents in an attempt to confront the challenges and complexities that come with being a hyphenated American.
AJ+'s documentary series Guns in America explores how fear and power define Americans' relationship with guns. The six-part series examines the controversy over assault rifles, guns in schools, the rise of concealed carry, the NRA's new agenda, smart guns and record shooting rates in Chicago.
AJ+’s documentary series Inside Peru's Cocaine Wars explores life and death in the Peruvian port city of El Callao, one of the world's main cocaine trafficking hubs. Here, a battle rages between international drug mafias and the young hitmen hired to do their bidding, and the law enforcement officers struggling to gain control over the city and stem the seemingly unending flow of drugs.