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The Neighborhood That Disappeared

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Watch Monday, March 2, 2015 at 1pm | Unearth the story of the neighborhood that was demolished to create the South Mall.

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The Education of Harvey Gantt

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Watch Sunday, February 22, 2015 at 5pm | Learn about the pivotal, yet largely forgotten, story of desegregation.

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One Night in March

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Watch Friday, February 20, 2015 at 10:30pm | The 1962-1963 season and the events leading up to the team eventually playing in the tournament against the integrated Loyola University (Chicago) club.

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The Italian Americans

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Watch Tuesdays, February 17 & 24, 2015 at 9pm | Trace the evolution of Italian Americans from the late 19th century to the present day.

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The Lost Years of Zora Neale Hurston

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Watch Sunday, February 15, 2015 at 5pm | Explore a fascinating chapter in the life of an American literary icon.

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Prohibition

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Watch Sunday, February 15, 2015 at 1pm and February 22, 2015 at 3pm | This Ken Burns and Lynn Novick film explores the rise and fall of the Eighteenth Amendment.

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The Powerbroker: Whitney Young and the Fight for Civil Rights

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Watch Monday, February 2, 2015 at 7pm on WORLD | This film follows the journey of Whitney M. Young, Jr. from segregated Kentucky to head of the National Urban League.

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The Longest Hurrah: The O’Connell-Corning Years

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Watch Sunday, March 8, 2015 at 1:30pm | This historic documentary tells the gripping story of Albany’s 'Mayor for Life,' Erastus Corning and long-time party boss, Dan O’Connell.

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Italian Americans of New York & New Jersey

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Watch Sunday, March 1, 2015 at 10am | Celebrate the lives and rich diversity of Italian Americans in New York and New Jersey.

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Secrets of the Dead | Ben Franklin’s Bones

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Watch Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 10pm | Learn why Franklin held human skeletal remains in the basement of his British residence.

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Lower Lancaster Street

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Watch February 1, 2015 at 3:30pm | The gentrification of a rundown block in Albany that was being taken over by the middle-class at the expense of the working-class and the unemployed.

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Nazi Mega Weapons | The SS

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Watch Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 10pm | Learn how Hitler’s body guard grows into a machine that controls of every aspect of the Third Reich.

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Rediscovering the Light: Restoring New York’s Capitol

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Watch Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 1pm | This film documents the final chapters in the story of the restoration of the New York State Capitol.

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The March

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Watch Monday, January 19, 2015 at 10pm | Witness the compelling and dramatic story of the 1963 March on Washington.

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A Ripple of Hope

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Watch Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 4pm | An extraordinary and uplifting event against the backdrop of one of the most volatile and memorable Presidential campaigns in U.S. history.

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Learn the story of how Theodore Roosevelt became our nation’s 26th president.

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