The Bronx - Still Rising from the Ashes

Oct 6, 2011

Sun. 10/9 at 11am: The Bronx has long been a symbol of America's failings. It's still the poorest urban congressional district in the nation, and for many who live in New York's other boroughs, the Bronx is usually a place to avoid. 

But despite the area's troubles, some have stayed and put down roots, intent on surviving and making their borough better. This episode looks at the hold-outs and the dreamers who've committed their lives to building community in the Bronx.

Check out more of this story at State of the Re:Union.