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Gwen Ifill Tributes and Career Highlights

Christina Knight | November 18, 2016
Gwen Ifill

Gwen Ifill, Co-Anchor and Managing Editor of PBS NewsHour and Moderator and Managing Editor of Washington Week, passed away on November 14 at the age of 61 after a battle with cancer. Watch remembrances and tributes to Gwen, as well …

This Is Soundbreaking: Best Reveals in the PBS Series

Christina Knight | November 16, 2016
Don Was

Every stripe of music fan is going to find surprises in the new eight-part series Soundbreaking on PBS. Here are some of the best reveals and break-through moments, all told by an all-star lineup of musicians, producers, and go-to music journalists. We’ll update this page as episodes roll out through November 23.

PBS Journalist Gwen Ifill Dies at Age 61

November 14, 2016
Gwen Ifill

“It is with deep sadness that I share the news that Gwen Ifill, Co-Anchor and Managing Editor of PBS NewsHour and Moderator and Managing Editor of Washington Week passed away this morning after a battle with cancer. Gwen has been an exemplary journalist and friend to all of us in public media.” – Neal Shapiro, President and CEO of WNET

Soundbreaking: Schedule on THIRTEEN

Christina Knight | November 10, 2016
Mick Jagger

Musicians and producers whose songs and sounds have defined eras tell their stories: music revolutions, technology, visual appeal, vocals, MTV and more.

Rikers: Bill Moyers Q&A

Christina Knight | November 7, 2016
Bill Moyers

Rikers, a riveting new documentary from veteran PBS journalist Bill Moyers, brings you face to face with men and women who have endured incarceration at Rikers Island in New York City. Their stories, told direct to camera, describe the cruel …

Soundbreaking: How the Series Was Made

Christina Knight | November 4, 2016
George Martin

Soundbreaking: Stories from the Cutting Edge of Recorded Music is an eight-episode PBS series debuting Monday, November 14, that explores the extraordinary impact of recorded music on the modern world. We’ll hear from some of the most celebrated artists, producers …

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