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A milestone: WXXI turns 50

Mon, 09/05/2016 - 7:00am

Read the Democrat and Chronicle story about WXXI turning 50.

Downton Abbey, Season 5

Did you miss the season premiere of Downton Abbey? Watch it online here.

Aurora – Fire in the Sky

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 10:00pm

Examine legends about the origins and meaning of the aurora, the colorful glow in the night sky.

Rediscovering Frederick Douglass

Tue, 02/28/2017 - 8:00pm

Rediscovering Frederick Douglass tells the story of how a photograph of famed abolitionist and eminent human rights leader Frederick Douglass—not seen for more than a century—was rediscovered in the Rochester Public Library.

Africa's Great Civilizations

Mon, 02/27/2017 - 9:00pm

In Africa's Great Civilizations, Gates chronicles a sweeping 200,000-year journey of discovery, showing the complexity, grandeur and diversity of many millennia of undiscussed and unknown details about Africa’s compelling and dramatic history.

American Masters – Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 8:00pm

Distinctly referred to as “a redwood tree, with deep roots in American culture,” Dr. Maya Angelou (April 4, 1928-May 28, 2014) led a prolific life.

The Talk – Race in America

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 9:00pm

The Talk – Race in America, a multiplatform media initiative, presents six personal stories to illustrate the issue from multiple points of view: parent, child, the police and the community.

American Experience: Ruby Ridge

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 9:00pm

Before the occupation of the refuge in Oregon, before the siege at Waco, before Oklahoma City, there was Ruby Ridge.

Smokey Robinson: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 9:00pm

A rhythm and blues icon whose career has spanned more than 50 years, Robinson is considered the poet laureate of soul.

American Experience: Oklahoma City

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 9:00pm

American Experience looks at the nation’s deadliest domestic terrorist attack and the events that inspired it

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