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History & Documentary Programs

The Real Mad Men and Women of Madison Avenue

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Watch Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 10pm | Inspired by AMC’s 'Mad Men,' 'The Real Mad Men and Women of Madison Avenue' chronicles the growth of the advertising industry from the 1950s through today

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Independent Lens | Brothers Hypnotic

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Watch Monday, April 7, 2014 at midnight | See how the eight band members test their father’s ideals against their own brotherly vision.

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Secrets of Selfridges

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Watch Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 10pm | Uncover hidden stories about Selfridges in London and delve into the mind of its American creator.

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The Jewish People: A Story of Survival

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Watch Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 12:30pm | Spanning millennia, this history of the Jewish people explores how a small group who started as desert nomads.

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The Story of the Jews with Simon Schama

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Watch Tuesdays, March 25 & April 1, 2014 at 8pm | Join Simon Schama to explore the Jewish experience from ancient times to the present day.

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Secrets of the Dead | Carthage’s Lost Warriors

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Watch Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 10pm | Learn if Carthaginians fleeing the conquering Romans may have taken refuge in South America.

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10 Buildings that Changed America

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Watch Friday, March 28, 2014 at 10pm | Survey 10 works of American architecture that changed the way we live.

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FRONTLINE | TB Silent Killer

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Watch Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 10pm | Hear heart-wrenching stories of the spread of tuberculosis, often drug-resistant, around the world.

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Independent Lens | All Of Me: A Story of Love, Loss and Last Resorts

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Watch Monday, March 24, 2014 at midnight | Witness the issues and consequences of weight-loss surgery for the morbidly obese “Girls.”

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Echoes of Creation

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Watch Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 11pm | A unique visual and aural experience through the exquisite beauty of Alaska, California and the Pacific Northwest.

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

New York NOW: Education & History

Thousands rally for more charter schools

Thousands rally for more charter schools

It was the charter schools’ turn to rally at the State Capitol Wednesday in support of Governor Cuomo’s proposal to...

POV Documentary Blog

Get Your Documentary Artistry Right Here

Get Your Documentary Artistry Right Here

Doc Soup Man Tom Roston asks Ann Hornaday of The Washington Post to reconsider her view that today's documentaries aren't "bold, daring or artful."