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History & Documentary Programs

American Masters | Mike Nichols

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Watch Friday, January 29, 2016 at 9pm on WMHT TV | Meet one of America’s great directors, who discusses his life and 50-year artistic career.

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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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Films BYkids

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FILMS BYKIDS pairs master filmmakers with teenagers from around the world to create short personal documentaries that educate Americans as they encourage international understanding and engagement about globally relevant issues.

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PBS Announces “16 FOR ’16”

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16 FOR ’16, a multi-part documentary that spotlights unforgettable presidential and vice-presidential candidates whose dramatic campaigns may or may not have been successful, but earned a place in the history books nonetheless.

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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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NOVA | Himalayan Megaquake

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Watch Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at 9pm on WMHT TV | Investigate the devastating quake that rocked Nepal, from Mt. Everest to the streets of Kathmandu.

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American Experience | Bonnie & Clyde

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Watch Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at 9pm on WMHT TV | Discover the true story of the most famous outlaw couple in US history.

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FRONTLINE | Supplements and Safety

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Watch Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at 10pm on WMHT TV | FRONTLINE investigates the hidden dangers of vitamins and supplements, a multibillion-dollar industry with only limited FDA oversight.

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How Sherlock Changed the World

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Watch Sunday, January 17, 2016 at 2pm | Examine the impact of the fictional Holmes on real criminal investigation and forensic techniques.

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1964: The Fight for a Right

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Watch Monday, January 18, 2016 at 10pm on WMHT TV | Before Selma, there was Freedom Summer. By 1964, black Mississippians has suffered nearly 100 years of Jim Crow. Then civil rights activists devised a daring plan to force change.

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

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