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History & Documentary Program Previews

American Masters | Mel Brooks: Make a Noise

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Watch Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 9pm | Laugh along as comedy giant Mel Brooks shares stories about his personal life and career.

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To Be Forever Wild

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Watch Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 7:30pm | A nonfiction film created by director David Becker and a group of 15 filmmakers, musicians and artists in New York’s Catskill Mountains.

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POV | A World Not Ours

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Watch Monday, August 18, 2014 at midnight | Learn about a Palestinian family’s multi-generational experience as permanent refugees.

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Saratoga WarHorse

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Watch Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 7:30pm on WORLD | A touching program that connects former soldiers to retired thoroughbreds for emotional healing.

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The Track at Saratoga: America’s Grandest Race Course

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Friday, August 22, 2014 at 9:30pm | Explore the history of America's grandest race course in Saratoga, New York.

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PBS Previews: The Roosevelts

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Watch Sunday, August 10, 2014 at 10:30pm | Sample the upcoming Ken Burns documentary about Theodore, Eleanor and Franklin Roosevelt.

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African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross

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Watch marathon Saturday, August 9, 2014 beginning at 9:30am | This six-hour series chronicles the full sweep of African-American history.

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FRONTLINE | Generation Like

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Watch Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at 10pm | Examine the evolving, complicated relationship between teens and the companies that target them.

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POV | 15 to Life: Kenneth’s Story

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Watch Monday, August 4, 2014 at midnight | Follow a boy’s struggle for redemption in a place that routinely condemns children to die in prison.

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The Buddha

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Watch Sunday, August 3, 2014 at 1pm | Review the life of the Buddha, an Indian sage who gained enlightenment. Richard Gere narrates.

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New York NOW: Education & History

Voters will decide education Bond Act this Fall

Voters in New York will decide in November whether the state should borrow $2 billion dollars for new technology including I-Pads in school classrooms.  Teachers and school administrators who ...

POV Documentary Blog

11 Sites and Apps for Watching Documentaries Free Online

Love watching documentaries online? We think POV's free streams of new and classic docs is great, but there are even more places you'll find great selections right now!

American Masters

Dorothea Lange: Watch Full Film: Dorothea Lange: Grab a Hunk of Lightning

Please view the original post to see the video. Her celebrated photograph Migrant Mother is one of the most recognized and arresting images in the world, a haunting portrait that came to represent...