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New York NOW: The March on Washington 50 Years Later
New York NOW: The March on Washington 50 Years Later

With the 50th anniversary of The March on Washington this month, New York NOW sits down this week with two prominent African Americans who share their memories of that summer day in August of 1963.

POV | 5 Broken Cameras
POV | 5 Broken Cameras

Watch Monday, August 26, 2013 at midnight on WMHT TV & Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 7:30pm on WORLD | Watch this Oscar-nominated account of a West Bank village where Israel is building a security fence.

Life of Muhammed
Life of Muhammad

Watch Tuesday August 20, 2013 8pm-11pm on WMHT TV & Friday, August 23, 2013 7pm-10pm on WORLD | This three-part special documents the life of the prophet Muhammad.

POV | The Law in These Parts
POV | The Law in These Parts

Watch Monday, August 19, 2013 at midnight on WMHT TV & Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 7:30pm on WORLD | Examine the system of military administration used by Israel since the Six Day War of 1967.

More than Steel: The Lake Champlain Bridge Story
More than Steel: The Lake Champlain Bridge Story

Watch Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 10:30pm | Experience the rise and fall of the celebrated landmark that defined a community.

Brother Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin
Brother Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin

Watch Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 7pm on WORLD & online August 28 and 29, 2013 | Learn about the long-time pacifist and civil-rights activist who organized the 1963 March on Washington.

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

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 ...

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Apply for Britdoc’s PUMA Impact Award

Our friends at Britdoc are bringing back The PUMA Impact Award for the 4th year. Submit your film before April 28th to this annual prize honoring the best in documentary filmmaking for social change.

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 ...