Television shows for teens have no borders. Available in America, "Degrassi: The Next Generation" and often called simply "Degrassi," is an imported television show from Canada. It is a teen drama television series set in the Degrassi universe, created by Linda Schuyler and Kit Hood in 1979. The 2013 version of "Degrassi" is the fourth fictional series within the Degrassi franchise, and follows "The Kids of Degrassi Street," "Degrassi Junior High," and "Degrassi High." Like previous iterations of the show, "Degrassi: The Next Generation" follows students at a community school who face various life challenges, from poor self-image and child abuse to peer pressure and sexual identity. Tipping into touchy territory, the show also alludes to gang violence, self-injury, teenage pregnancy, death, drug abuse, and a number of other issues. Receiving positive reviews from popular entertainment shows and papers, "Degrassi" appears to be an ever-evolving and ever-evident series. The "Degrassi" series has won Gemini awards and honors from the Writers Guild of Canada and Directors Guild of Canada, as well as the Teen Choice Awards, Young Artist Awards, and Prix Jeunesse. Gaining in popularity, even after all the years of production, the series has been syndicated on dozens of cable television stations, and episodes are available on DVD as well as for download. While watching "Degrassi" DVDs, you can wear your favorite Degrassi shirt. Most seasons filmed are available on DVD, some of which come in multi-packs or multi-season sets. Whether you are searching for the premiere episode, or "Degrassi: Season Two," it won't be difficult to get the videos you desire.