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History & Documentary Program Previews

The War | A World Without War

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Watch Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 2pm | WWII March 1945-September 1945.

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Indelible Lalita

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Watch Monday, May 13, 2013 at 8:30pm on WMHT WORLD | The story of a beautiful woman whose resilient spirit survives her body's transformation by cancer, heart failure, and a dramatic loss of skin pigment.

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Secrets of the Dead | Cavemen Cold Case

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Watch Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 10pm | Journey to Spain to investigate a double Neanderthal mystery.

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Secrets of the Dead | Death on the Railroad

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Watch Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 10pm | Find out how and why 57 Irish immigrants to the U.S. died in 1832.

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The War | The Ghost Front

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Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 4:30pm | WWII: December 1944 - March 1945

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The War | Fubar

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Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 2pm | WWII: September 1944-December 1944

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The War | Pride of Our Nation

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Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 4pm | The end of WWII, there are signs on both sides of the world that the tide of the war is turning.

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The War | A Deadly Calling

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Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 2pm | Learn about the war from November 1943 through June 1944.

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Pacific Heartbeat: Hula - Language of the Heart

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Watch Tuesday, May 7, 2013 7pm and 12pm on WMHT WORLD | The Merrie Monarch Hula Festival is a 4 day competition and exhibition that showcases the elegance, power, and rich storytelling of hula.

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FRONTLINE | Top Secret America: 9/11 to the Boston Bombings

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Watch April 30, 2013 at 10pm | Trace the journey from 9/11 to the Boston Marathon bombings and investigate the secret history of the battle against terrorism.

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

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

Thom Powers on “The Look of Silence,” and How the Toronto Film Fest’s Conference Is Tackling the Digital Documentary Landscape

Michael Moore, Joshua Oppenheimer, Marc Schiller and Astra Taylor will be a part of the Toronto International Film Festival's Doc Conference, Sept 9-10, 2014.

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...