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Netflix has so many titles available—it can sometimes be overwhelming! Here are five documentaries and docuseries that I found particularly interesting (and I’m not a documentary person at all!). 

The Last Dance

This docuseries follows the rise of Michael Jordan and the unforgettable 1997-1998 season. Even if you’re not a basketball fan, this docuseries is captivating and showcases the struggles and triumphs of the great Michael Jordan.

The Social Dilemma

This documentary does an excellent job describing the huge impact social media has had—and continues to have—on our society.

Athlete A

This documentary focuses on the stories of the gymnasts that survived abuse from USA gymnastic’s doctor, Larry Nassar, and details the reporters that exposed USAG.

Knock Down the House

This doumentary details the campaigns of four determined women as they run for Congress in 2018 (including AOC herself).

Dirty Money
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This docuseries takes a look at scandal and corruption in business—I was hooked from the first episode about Volkswagen’s “clean diesel” cars. 

What other documentaries are you obsessed with?

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