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History & Documentary Programs

American Experience | American Comandante

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Watch Thursday, November 17, 2015 at 9pm on WMHT TV | Meet William Morgan, the larger-than-life American who rose to power in Cuba during the revolution.

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PS Dance!

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Watch Friday, October 9, 2015 at 10pm on WMHT TV | Hosted by veteran television journalist Paula Zahn, the film explores how dance transforms the lives of children and teens

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POV | Ai Weiwei

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Watch Friday, October 2, 2015 at 10pm on WMHT TV | Artist Ai Weiwei has a serious problem with authority: The Chinese government not only abducted and held him captive for nearly three months, but after his release conducted a show trial on baseless charges and kept him under house arrest for a year.

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E.O. Wilson | Of Ants and Men

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An exploration of the remarkable life and groundbreaking ideas of biologist E.O Wilson, founder of the discipline of sociobiology.

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Return to the Wild: The Chris McCandless Story

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Watch Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at 10pm | Take a fresh look at the story of a hiker found dead in an abandoned bus in the Alaskan wilderness.

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American Masters | The Women's List

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Watch Friday, September 25, 2015 at 9pm | Meet 15 women who have created and defined contemporary American culture.

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On Two Fronts: Latinos & Vietnam

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A powerful new PBS film examines the Latino experience at home and overseas during the Vietnam war and the conflict’s impact on veterans and families.

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Hispanic Heritage Month 2015

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Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with programming on WMHT TV and WMHT WORLD September 15-October 15, 2015

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Latino Americans

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Join narrator Benjamin Bratt for a documentary series that chronicles the rich and varied history of Latinos, who have for the past 500-plus years helped shape what is today the United States and have become the country’s largest minority group.

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Pope Francis - The Sinner

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Watch Monday, September 19, 2016 at 10pm on WMHT-TV | Since his election to the papacy in 2013, Pope Francis has been hailed as a revolutionary.

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

POV Documentary Blog

Featured Event: School of Justice and Social Inquiry at Arizona State University and Colorado River Indian Tribe Museum present 'The Return'

Join the School of Justice and Social Inquiry at Arizona State University and the Colorado River Indian Tribe Museum for a free screening of The Return. For more...