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Independent Lens | The New Black

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Watch Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at 7pm on WORLD | See how the African American community grapples with the divisive gay rights issue.

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Independent Lens | Love Free or Die

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Watch Monday, June 15, 2015 at 8pm on WORLD | Faith, love, marriage, homosexuality and the Episcopal Church collide in the first openly gay Bishop Gene Robinson of New Hampshire.

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Independent Lens | 1971

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Watch Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 12:30am | Hear the story of eight ordinary citizens who broke into an FBI office in Media, Pennsylvania in 1971.

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Independent Lens | Powerless

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Watch Sunday, April 12, 2015 at 11pm on WORLD | See a man who provides illegal electrical services in India and the woman trying to dismantle them.

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Independent Lens | Bully

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Watch Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 6:30pm on WORLD | Get an unflinching look at the effects of bullying on the lives of five kids and their families.

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Independent Lens | Limited Partnership

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Watch Monday, June 15, 2015 at midnight on WMHT TV.

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Independent Lens | The Homestretch

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Online Screening Thursday, May 7 at 2pm. Register today!

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Independent Lens | Spies of Mississippi

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Watch Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 7pm on WORLD | Learn about a spy agency formed by the state of Mississippi in the 50s-60s to preserve segregation.

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Independent Lens: Through a Lens Darkly

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Watch Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 7:30pm on WORLD | Learn about black photographers who recorded the lives of generations, from slavery to the present.

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Independent Lens | The Trials of Muhammad Ali

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Watch Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 6:30pm on WORLD | Witness Muhammad Ali’s toughest bout, his battle to overturn his prison sentence for refusing U.S. military service.

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

New York NOW: Education & History

Thousands rally for more charter schools

It was the charter schools’ turn to rally at the State Capitol Wednesday in support of Governor Cuomo’s proposal to...

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Spread the Word: 'The Storm Makers' on PBS

Organizations and individuals across the country are getting the word out about The Storm Makers.