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Air Date: Sat, Jun 20, 2020 8:00 PM
This film envisions the book James Baldwin never finished – a revolutionary and personal account of the lives and successive assassinations of three of his close friends: Medgar Evers, Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr.
Air Date: Sun, Mar 29, 2020 6:00 PM
Guest: Ali Breland. Mother Jones correspondent Ali Breland discusses combating bigotry online, demonetizing extremism, and breaking up new media monopolies.
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: Sat, Dec 21, 2019 11:00 PM
Recorded in December 1978, the show came in through the back door, so to speak. Terry Lickona, who became producer in Season 4, was trying to book singer Leon Redbone. Redbone and Waits shared a manager, who promptly requested that Terry book his other client as well.
Air Date: Mon, Feb 5, 2018 10:00 PM
Winnie Explore the life of Winnie Mandela and her struggle to bring down Apartheid, with intimate insights from those closest to her and testimony from the enemies who sought to extinguish her radical capacity to shake up the order of things.
Air Date: Wed, Nov 8, 2017 8:00 PM
Most Likely to Succeed examines the history of education in the United States and reveals the shortcomings of conventional education in today’s modern world.
Air Date: Tue, Jun 20, 2017 10:00 PM
FRONTLINE digs deep to tell the inside story of the creation of ISIS and learn how the U.S. missed the many warning signs. The film uncovers the terror group’s earliest plans, the Islamic radicals who became its leaders and the American failures to stop the group’s brutal rise.
Air Date: Wed, Sep 7, 2016 9:00 PM
NOVA investigates the psychology of a terrorist and examines how radical organizations have grown to make use of modern propaganda and social media tools in order to cultivate an army of self-radicalized killers.
Air Date: Tue, Jun 7, 2016 11:00 PM
Join those who have experienced war, including fighters, journalists and psychologists, to learn how it affects everyone. Hear extraordinary, passionatetalks and performances from actor Adam Driver, journalist Sebastian Junger, author Samantha Nutt, scholar and advocate Jamila Raqib, musician Rufus Wainwright, and other vital voices.
Air Date: Tue, Nov 24, 2015 8:00 PM
Discover the brutal truths behind the Pilgrims’ arrival in the New World and the myths of Thanksgiving. Director Ric Burns explores the history of our nation’s beginnings in this epic tale of converging forces.