He grew up in a life of poverty, drugs and jail, but chased his dreams to become a voice for his community. “Chapter and Verse” star Daniel Beaty opens up about his dark past and his bright future.
Chasing the Dream: Poverty and Opportunity in America is a multi-platform public media initiative that provides a deeper understanding of the impact of poverty on American society. Major funding for this initiative is provided by The JPB Foundation. Additional funding is provided by Ford Foundation.
Aired on June 30, 2017; January 1, 2018; July 3, 2018; December 28, 2018; July 15, 2019.