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Watch previews, scenes and cast interviews from some of your favorite PBS and WMHT History & Documentary programs. If you cannot find what you are looking for, please try our video player. Click on the programs to view previes and air dates.

History & Documentary Programs

FRONTLINE | A Subprime Education

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Watch Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at 9pm on WMHT-TV | Examine reports of predatory behavior and fraud in the troubled for-profit college industry.

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POV | All the Difference

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Watch Monday, September 12, 2016 at 10pm on WMHT-TV | Accompany two African-American teens on their journey to achieve a dream of graduating from college.

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The Story of India

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Watch Sundays at 11pm, September 11 through September 25, 2016 on WMHT-TV | In this landmark six-part series for PBS and the BBC, Michael Wood embarks on a dazzling and exciting journey through today's India, "seeking in the present for clues to her past, and in the past for clues to her future."

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Defying the Nazis | The Sharps' War

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Watch Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at 9pm on WMHT-TV | Ken Burns reveals American couple’s secret mission in 1939 to help refugees escape Nazis.

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The Contenders | 16 for '16

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Watch Tuesdays at 8pm, September 13 - November 1 on WMHT-TV | This eight-part series reveals the humanity, the twists of fate and the surprising mistakes behind 16 of the most compelling and tumultuous presidential campaigns in modern history.

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Preview Screening | Governor Mario Cuomo: Poetry & Prose

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Join us for a free preview screening of Governor Mario Cuomo: Poetry & Prose on Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 5:30pm.

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For the Love of Their Brother

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Watch Sunday, September 11, 2016 at 3pm on WMHT-TV | FOR THE LOVE OF THEIR BROTHER is the heroic story of New York firefighter Stephen Siller, who died on 9/11, and his loving family who were determined to honor his life.

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FRONTLINE | The Man Who Knew

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Watch Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at 9pm on WMHT-TV | John O'Neill, the FBI's expert on Al Qaeda, warned of its threat. But his maverick style doomed his career.

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POV | The Birth of Sake

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Watch Monday, September 5, 2016 at midnight on WMHT-TV | Go behind the scenes of Yoshida Brewery to see how artisans create saké, Japan’s revered rice wine.

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Preview Screening | Hamilton's America

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Join us for a free preview screening of Hamilton's America on Monday, October 17, 2016 at 5:30pm.

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

New York NOW: Education & History

Education Commissioner disagrees with federal attempt to punish opt out schools

The state’s education commissioner, Mary Ellen Elia says she’s fighting a proposal by her predecessor, now the federal education secretary, John King, to punish...

POV Documentary Blog

Community Spotlight: PBS SoCal Screens 'All The Difference' with Rhymefest

Community Engagement and Education Intern Cyrus Stowe asks Community Engagement Manager Keena Levert six questions about community engagement and her thoughts on the...