Civil Rights in America: Seneca Falls, Selma, Stonewall and Beyond

Sun, 02/02/2014 - 9:00pm

Examine the relevance and meaning of civil rights in the 21st century and the relationship between the Civil Rights Movement and the efforts of women, other people of color, and the LGBT community to expand our traditional definitions of equality.


Mon, 01/20/2014 - 10:00pm

Trace Rocky Braat’s journey from America to India, where he devotes his life to HIV-infected orphans. 

America Abroad "Deradicalizing Terrorist"

Sun, 01/05/2014 - 9:00pm

From the Boston Marathon bombings to a recent attack on the Westgate Mall in Kenya, 2013 has seen a spike in terrorism worldwide.

Intelligence Squared US: “The Constitutional Right to Bear Arms Outlived its Usefulness"

Sun, 12/15/2013 - 9:00pm

Gun ownership and homicide rates are higher in the U.S. than in any other developed nation, but gun violence has decreased over the last two decades even as gun ownership has increased.

FRONTLINE: A Death in St. Augustine

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 10:00pm

See what can go wrong when police are faced with domestic violence allegations in their own ranks.

Intelligence Squared US: For a Better Future, Live in a Red State

Sun, 11/17/2013 - 9:00pm

Comparing economic growth, education, health care, quality of life and environment, and the strength of civil society, do red or blue states win out?

Brains on Trial with Alan Alda

Wed, 09/11/2013 - 10:00pm

Join host Alan Alda in a unique blending of his two passions — drama and science. 

Obama Sits Down with PBS NewsHour for an Exclusive Interview

Wed, 08/28/2013 - 7:00pm

As the nation marks the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, the PBS NewsHour prepares to make some history of its own.

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