militia

FRONTLINE
American Patriot

 

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.

 

 

AMERICAN EXPERIENCE
Ruby Ridge

 

Through eyewitness accounts from Randy Weaver’s daughter and federal agents and others involved in the deadly confrontation, examine the 1992 FBI siege at Ruby Ridge near Naples, Idaho that helped launch the modern militia movement.

 

FRONTLINE
Benghazi In Crisis

 

Follow journalist Feras Kilani on the ground in war-torn Benghazi, birthplace of Libya’s uprising and now besieged by ISIS and warring militias. Also this hour, journalist Safa Al-Ahmad makes a dangerous trip to report on the fighting in Yemen.