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History & Documentary Program Previews

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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America ReFramed | Big Enough

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

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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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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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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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Independent Lens | Detropia

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Monday, May 27, 2013 at midnight | Learn how Detroit residents are ready to create a radically new post-industrial city.

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Independent Lens | Soul Food Junkies

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Monday, May 20, 2013 at midnight | Learn more about the soul-food tradition and its relevance to black cultural identity with filmmaker Byron Hurt.

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Independent Lens | Seeking Asian Female

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Monday, May 6, 2013 at midnight | View the love story between an aging white man and the Chinese bride he finds online.

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FRONTLINE | Never Forget to Lie

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Watch Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 10pm | Travel to the Jewish ghettos of Poland to hear the poignant recollections of child survivors.

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Independent Lens | The Undocumented

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April 30, 2013 at 12am | Meet the Arizonans who try to identify the bodies of illegal crossers lost in the desert.

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

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

POV Interactive Shorts: Q&A with Eline Jongsma and Kel O’Neill (“Empire”)

Kel O'Neill and Eline Jongsma take POV behind the scenes of Empire.

American Masters

The Boomer List: Film Outtake: David LaChapelle on Being Gay in the 1970s and 80s

Please view the original post to see the video. Starting in seventh grade, artist David LaChapelle (b. 1963) was so bullied for being gay that he dropped out of school by ninth grade. He moved to ...

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