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The Diamond Queen

Andrew Marr presents a three-part documentary series looking at the life and reign of Queen Elizabeth II, with special interviews and remarkable archive footage.

Episode 1 | July 8, 2013 at 10pm on WMHT
The story of the young girl who never expected to reign.

Episode 2 | July 15, 2013 at 10pm on WMHT
Learn about the Queen's moves to modernize the monarchy.

Episode 3 | July 22, 2013 at 10pm on WMHT
Discover the story behind the Queen's accession to the throne. 

Learn more about The Diamond Queen

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New York NOW: Education & History

New teachers union President wants to increase union's political potency

There’s a big change at state’s largest teacher’s union, New York State United Teachers, as members elected new leadership after months of unrest over the state’s flawed roll out of the new Common ...

POV Documentary Blog

A Different Kind of Fight Film: Bill Siegel’s “The Trials of Muhammad Ali”

The Trials of Muhammad Ali gives purposeful look to Ali's life outside of the ring. Doc Soup Man Tom Roston interviews director Bill Siegel about the making of the film.

American Masters

A Fierce Green Fire: Timeline of Environmental Movement and History

This timeline of key moments in environmental history and the environmental movement is adapted from Tom Turner's chronology for American Earth, an anthology edited by Bill McKibben. The timeline ...

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