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Air Date: Sun, May 24, 2020 7:00 PM
Tune in to the 31st annual broadcast of America’s national night of remembrance, honoring the service and sacrifice of our men and women in uniform, their families at home, and all those who gave their lives for our country.   This program will encore Sun.
Air Date: Tue, Apr 7, 2020 10:00 PM
A special undercover report from China’s secretive Xinjiang region. Investigating the Communist regime’s mass imprisonment of Muslims, and its use and testing of sophisticated surveillance technology against the population.
Air Date: Sat, Feb 15, 2020 9:00 PM
Follow the journey of civil rights hero and human rights champion, U.S. Congressman John Lewis. At the Selma March, Lewis came face-to-face with club-wielding troopers and exemplified non-violence.
Air Date: Sat, Feb 15, 2020 8:00 PM
This special tells the forgotten true story of an African prince who was enslaved in Mississippi for 40 years before finally achieving freedom and becoming one of the most famous men in America. Mos Def narrates.
Air Date: Tue, Feb 11, 2020 10:00 PM
Inside the battle for Hong Kong, following protesters transformed and radicalized over eight months. The film examines the dramatic struggle in the last corner of China where human rights and freedoms exist but are under threat.
Air Date: Tue, Nov 19, 2019 9:00 PM
Following the Civil War, a group of young ex-slaves from Fisk University traveled throughout the United States and Europe bringing the power of spirituals and religious anthems to new audiences.
Air Date: Fri, Nov 1, 2019 10:30 PM
This film is an introduction to the vibrant diversity of contemporary dance in South Africa. Rooted in both tradition and the idioms of modern movement, this half-hour documentary introduces new audiences to work ranging from site-specific solos to multi-media physical theater.
Air Date: Tue, Oct 1, 2019 9:00 PM
A year since the murder of columnist Jamal Khashoggi, an investigation into the Saudi Crown Prince. His vision for the future, his handling of dissent, and his ties to Khashoggi’s murder.
Air Date: Sun, May 26, 2019 7:00 PM
Join hosts Joe Mantegna and Mary McCormack for the 30th anniversary live broadcast of America’s national night of remembrance from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol, featuring the National Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Jack Everly.   Preview   This program will encore at 8:30 pm.
Air Date: Tue, Apr 16, 2019 9:00 PM
Explore the rise of Jim Crow and the undermining of Reconstruction’s legal and political legacy. In Part 4, see African Americans in the 1900s using artistic expression against revisionist history and racism.
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