Generation X

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  • 2016
  • 1 Season
  • 7.5  (119)

This documentary takes a look back at the times and inventions for those who were born between 1961-81 who got to experience them and even inspire them to change the world as a result

Generation X
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The Power of Disruption
7. The Power of Disruption
March 6, 2016
Economic and social disruptions during the Generation X time period are explored.
The Politics of X
6. The Politics of X
March 20, 2016
A look at how the political consciousness of generation X evolved over several decades, especially in terms of race and women’s rights.
Family, Reimagined
5. Family, Reimagined
March 13, 2016
Born and raised when divorce rates began to rise, gen X-ers have redefined the institution of family in an era of constant social upheaval.
The Power of Disruption
4. The Power of Disruption
March 6, 2016
Raised in an era of economic and social disruption, Gen X become the ultimate disrupters.
The Greek Shall Inherit the Earth
3. The Greek Shall Inherit the Earth
February 28, 2016
Examining how advances in technology have profoundly shaped every aspect of Gen X-ers' lives and how Generation X has had to bridge the transition from the analog past and the digital future.
Truth Be Told
2. Truth Be Told
February 21, 2016
How decades of government corruption scandals like Iran Contra and the Pentagon Papers played a role in WikiLeaks, a product of Gen X?
Alternative Goes Mainstream
1. Alternative Goes Mainstream
February 14, 2016
Exploring how the generation between baby boomers and millennials became characterized as slackers.
Description

This documentary takes a look back at the times and inventions for those who were born between 1961-81 who got to experience them and even inspire them to change the world as a result Generation X is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (7 episodes). The series first aired on February 14, 2016.

Where to Watch Generation X

Generation X is available for streaming on the National Geographic website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Generation X on demand at Amazon, Vudu, Google Play and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    February 14, 2016
  • IMDB Rating
    7.5  (119)