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Richard Pryor: Icon

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Watch Sunday, November 23, 2015 at 10:30pm | Survey the profound and enduring influence of one of the greatest American comics of all time.

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Craft In America | Season 7

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Watch starting Friday, November 20 at 10pm on WMHT TV | The Emmy-nominated and Peabody Award-winning CRAFT IN AMERICA, now in its seventh season, promotes and advances original handcrafted work and inspires people of all ages to pursue their own creativity.

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First You Dream | The Music of Kander & Ebb

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Watch Friday, November 20 at 9pm on WMHT TV| Kander and Ebb composed some of the most beloved Broadway scores of all time.

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A PBS Original Series | Mercy Street

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Premiering Sunday, January 17, 2016 at 10pm on WMHT TV | Based on true stories, Mercy Street takes viewers beyond the battlefield and into the lives of doctors, nurses, contraband laborers and Southern loyalists — realizing the chaotic world of Union-occupied Alexandria, Virginia, and the Mansion House Hospital in the early years of the Civil War.

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“Mercy Street" to premiere January 17 on PBS

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The original six-episode miniseries will take viewers beyond the battlefield with an intimate, human look at the lives on the Civil War home front.

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PBS’ 2016 Winter/Spring Season Features Endings, Beginnings and Awaited Returns

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PBS’ winter/spring primetime schedule offers a number of exciting new beginnings, awaited returns and a few goodbyes.

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Downton Abbey Season 6 Screenings

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Join us for free screenings of the first hour of Downton Abbey Season 6.

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Independent Lens | Stray Dog

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Screening October 1 - November 8, 2015 | There’s much more to Ronnie “Stray Dog” Hall than meets the eye.

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Independent Lens | Mimi and Dona

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Screening November 1- 22, 2015 | This alternately heartbreaking and heartwarming film by Mimi’s granddaughter tells the story of a quirky and deeply connected mother-daughter duo, and their effect on three generations of a Texas family.

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Independent Lens | Autism in Love

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Screening November 1 - December 31, 2015 | Four adults at different places on the autism spectrum open up their personal lives as they navigate dating and romantic relationships.

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Black Panthers and Black Lives Matter Quiz

It was 50 years ago that the Black Panther Party, originally the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense, was formed in Oakland, California by Bobby Seale and Huey...

Stanley Nelson Reveals the Real Black Panther Party

Filmmaker Stanley Nelson, who won an Emmy for the PBS documentary The Murder of Emmett Till, three Emmys for Freedom...

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