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Lafayette: The Lost Hero

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Watch Friday, July 1, 2016 at 7pm on WMHT WORLD | The story of the Marquis de Lafayette and his quest to bring democracy to America and France.

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Liberty or Death

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Watch Friday, July 1, 2016 at 8pm on WMHT WORLD | Patrick Henry's impassioned plea at the second Virginia Convention of 1775, "Give me liberty or give me death," defined the American Revolution.

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F.S. Key and the Song That Built America

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Watch Friday, July 1, 2016 at 6pm and 9pm on WMHT WORLD | Celebrate the 200th anniversary of Francis Scott Key's writing of America's national anthem, 'The Star-Spangled Banner.'

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Independent Lens Blog

Filmmaker James Solomon Peels Back the Mythology of the Kitty Genovese Story

The Witness (which premieres on PBSs Independent Lens Monday, January 23, 2017; check local listings) may be James...

History of 911: America’s Emergency Service, Before and After Kitty Genovese

On a cold winter night, March 16, 1964, at around 2:40 in the morning, 28-year-old Kitty Genovese was attacked with...

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