Set for Life
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KQED World: Sat, Dec 21, 2013 -- 2:00 PM
The Great Recession (2007-2009) decimated the economy and put 15 million Americans, including many Baby Boomers, out of work. This award-winning program follows three Baby Boomers - a third-generation steelworker from West Virginia, a community college staffer from South Carolina and an IT project manager from California - struggling to recover. Thrust into a quest they never anticipated, they suffer financial woes, self-doubt and health problems while enduring the daunting job-hunt process and coping with their rapidly eroding American Dream.