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Ken Burns | Jackie Robinson

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Watch Monday and Tuesday, April 11-12, 2016 at 9pm on WMHT TV | Examine the life and times of Jack Roosevelt Robinson.

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Bridging the Divide | Tom Bradley and the Politics of Race

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Watch Sunday February 14 at 1pm on WMHT TV | An examination of the life and legacy of the first African American mayor elected in a major American city with an overwhelmingly white majority

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PBS Black History Month 2016

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In Honor of Black History Month, PBS Features Documentaries of Iconic African Americans and Offers More Than 30 Programs for Viewers to Stream Online Through the PBS Black Culture Connection (BCC)

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The Powerbroker: Whitney Young and the Fight for Civil Rights

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Watch Monday, February 15, 2016 at midnight | 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 Lost Years of Zora Neale Hurston

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Watch Sunday, February 14, 2016 at 5pm | Explore a fascinating chapter in the life of an American literary icon.

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Eyes on the Prize | Then and Now

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Featuring interviews with Eyes on the Prize filmmakers, thought leaders, current day activists, scholars, and civil rights leaders, this special will explore how far we’ve come, how far we have yet to go, the meaning and significance of the ongoing struggle, and the next steps towards equality

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Eyes on the Prize I and II

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Watch Sundays at 8pm through April 17, 2016 on WORLD TV | Eyes on the Prize recounts the fight to end decades of discrimination and segregation.

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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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America Reframed: The Prep School Negro

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Watch Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 8pm on WORLD | What is the real cost for an African American boy to receive a full-scholarship to an elite prep school?

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AfroPop: Boys of Summer

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Watch Monday, February 10, 2014 at 8pm | WORLD Channel explores what baseball means to the island of Curaçao and how their Little League team keeps the winning streak alive.

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February 2014 on WORLD: Black History Month Programming

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WMHT WORLD shows Black History Month programming & educational achievement programming in February 2014.

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Black History Month Programming

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PBS Celebrates Black History Month with new programs and a digital campaign that unites more than a century of history and culture

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

New York NOW: Education & History

Exclusive: Andrew Cuomo discusses 2010 redemption

Governor Andrew Cuomo agreed to a rare sit-down television interview for the upcoming WMHT film on his father titled "Governor Mario Cuomo: Poetry and Prose."

POV Documentary Blog

The Documentary Box Office Fizzle of 2016

The soft year at the box office may set the trend for the future theatrical life of all documentaries.