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Air Date: Fri, Jun 5, 2020 8:00 PM
This special report focuses on the frustration pouring out onto American streets, outrage about police brutality, and America’s deep systemic racial disparities in the economy, education, criminal justice system, housing, and health care, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Air Date: Fri, Feb 21, 2020 10:00 PM
Discover how Fats Domino’s brand of New Orleans rhythm and blues became rock ‘n’ roll. As popular in the 1950s as Elvis Presley, Domino suffered degradation in the pre-civil rights South, but aided integration through his influential music.
Air Date: Tue, Feb 4, 2020 10:00 PM
FRONTLINE reports on a neo-Nazi group that has actively recruited inside the U.S. military. The investigation shows the group’s terrorist objectives and how it gained strength after the 2017 Charlottesville rally.
Air Date: Sat, Feb 1, 2020 8:00 PM
The child of immigrants, Norman Mineta’s uniquely American story charts a path from the shame he experienced as a Japanese American inside a U.S.
Air Date: Fri, Jan 31, 2020 10:00 PM
In 1969, the Chicago Black Panther Party began to form alliances across lines of race and ethnicity with other community-based movements in the city, including the Latino group the Young Lords Organization and the southern whites of the Young Patriots organization.
Air Date: Tue, Oct 8, 2019 10:00 PM
The story of President Duterte’s campaign against drug dealers and addicts in the Philippines. Told with unprecedented and intimate access to both sides of the bloody war – the Manila police and an ordinary family from the slums.
Air Date: Tue, Jul 2, 2019 10:00 PM
A violent battle between a ranching family in the West and the federal government invigorates a wider rightwing anti-government movement that continues to challenge prosecutors and law enforcement.
Air Date: Thu, May 9, 2019 8:00 PM
State lawmakers went into this year’s legislative session with bills regarding prison reform, loosening marijuana laws, raising the minimum wage, plastic waste, disaster relief, more money for schools and resolving water rights issues across the state.
Air Date: Tue, Apr 2, 2019 9:00 PM
This film from award-winning filmmaker Ken Burns, tells the story of the five black and Latino teenagers from Harlem who were wrongly convicted of raping a white woman in New York City’s Central Park in 1989.
Air Date: Fri, Mar 1, 2019 9:00 PM
Examine the origin, history and impact of the 1882 law that made it illegal for Chinese workers to come to America and for Chinese nationals already here to ever become U.S. citizens. The law remained in force for more than 60 years.
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