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Woodstock: In Search of Utopia

Watch Monday, January 6, 2014 at 10pm on WMHT TV.

Why did the iconic event of the 1960ʼs happen in this sleepy Catskill mountain village? How did Woodstock, NY become the most famous small town in the world? Perhaps because it happened to be a place where, since 1902, people have been able to pursue their dreams and ideals in a community outside the mainstream.

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The monumental building that was supposed to last forever was destroyed after 53 years.

New York NOW: Education & History

New teachers union President wants to increase union's political potency

There’s a big change at state’s largest teacher’s union, New York State United Teachers, as members elected new leadership after months of unrest over the state’s flawed roll out of the new Common ...

POV Documentary Blog

A Different Kind of Fight Film: Bill Siegel’s “The Trials of Muhammad Ali”

The Trials of Muhammad Ali gives purposeful look to Ali's life outside of the ring. Doc Soup Man Tom Roston interviews director Bill Siegel about the making of the film.

American Masters

A Fierce Green Fire: Online Sneak Peak Screening with American Masters and The Sierra Club

Join Sierra Club conservationist Bruce Hamilton for a special sneak preview screening of American Masters: A Fierce Green Fire. We'll gather together to watch the first 20 minutes of the film, chat...

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