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History & Documentary Program Previews

Apr
24

The Dust Bowl | Reaping the Whirlwind

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Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 8pm | Experience the conservation efforts to bring farms back to life, with dangers of another Dust Bowl in the future.

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Apr
24

The War | When Things Get Tough

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Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 4:30pm | Part 2 of the seven-part Ken Burns documentary series that explore WWII.

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Apr
24

The War | A Necessary War

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Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 2pm | Explore the history and horror of the WWII from an American perspective in this first part of a seven-part Ken Burns documentary series.

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Apr
23

The World of Stonehenge

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Watch Mondays April 29-May 6, 2013 at 10pm | A cutting-edge voyage of discovery through the world of prehistoric Britain, from the glacial wasteland of 12,000BC to the glories of the Stone Age.

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Apr
23

Secrets of the Dead | Bugging Hitler's Soldiers

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Premieres Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 10pm | Learn how the bugging of German POWs in England helped the Allies win WWII.

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Apr
11

America ReFramed | Big Enough

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Premieres Sunday, April 14 at 8pm on WMHT WORLD 17.3

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Apr
02

American Masters | Mel Brooks: Make a Noise

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Monday, May 20, 2013 at 9pm | Laugh along as comedy giant Mel Brooks shares stories about his personal life and career.

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Apr
02

FRONTLINE | The Untouchables

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Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 10pm | Learn why Wall Street leaders connected to America’s financial meltdown have escaped prosecution.

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Apr
02

American Experience | Annie Oakley

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Watch Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 8pm | Learn why the legend of Annie Oakley had little to do with the real Annie.

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Apr
02

American Experience | Jesse James

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Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 8pm | Find out why the story of Jesse James is more fiction than fact.

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

New York NOW: Education & History

Teachers union not ready to reverse no confidence vote in Ed Comm

The President of the state’s teachers’ union says members aren’t yet ready to rescind a vote of no confidence in state Education Commissioner John King, despite improved relations in recent months.

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POV Documentary Blog

Spread the Word in the Final Hours! ‘Dance for Me’ Premieres Tonight

Dance for Me premieres tonight on PBS. Check out our Storify round-up to see how people are using Tweets and Facebook posts to let their community know about the films. Use our partner toolkit for ...

American Masters

Dorothea Lange: Video: “Migrant Mother” Photo Series at the Library of Congress

Please view the original post to see the video. Migrant Mother, the iconic photo representing America's Great Depression, is part of the body of work Dorothea Lange created while working for the F...