Discover how WWI transformed America through the stories of African-American soldiers, feminist activists, Native-American â€ścode talkersâ€ť and others whose participation in the war to â€śmake the world safe for democracyâ€ť has been largely forgotten.
This spring, we're joining American Experience | PBS to commemorate the many ways that soldiers, nurses, volunteers, journalists and others documented their wartime experiences for those back home. Share your own stories of wartime correspondence on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter by tagging them with #WarLetterWednesday.
A PBS Preview of THE VIETNAM WAR will air after the National Memorial Day Concert. Get a 30 minute preview of the ten-part, 18-hour documentary film series directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick that is coming to PBS & WXXI-TV in September 2017.
Join co-hosts Gary Sinise and Joe Mantegna for the 28th broadcast of this night of remembrance honoring the service and sacrifice of our men and women in uniform, their families at home and all those who have given their lives for our country.