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  • Jan 18 3:00 am
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    The Codebreaker
    The story of Elizebeth Smith Friedman, Cryptanalyst-in-Charge for the U.S. Treasury Department in World War II
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  • Feb 5 4:00 am
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    The Swamp: American Experience
    Explore the story of Florida's Everglades, America's greatest wetland. A tale of greed, hubris and destruction, the film chronicles the repeated efforts to conquer what was once seen as a useless wasteland and the passionate efforts to preserve it.
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  • Feb 8 9:00 pm
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    Goin' Back to T-Town
    Hear the extraordinary history of Greenwood, a successful Black community in segregated Tulsa. In a nostalgic celebration of old-fashioned neighborhood life, Black residents of "T-Town" relive their community's remarkable rise and ultimate decline.
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  • Feb 12 4:00 am
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    American Experience
    Goin' Back to T-Town
    Hear the extraordinary history of Greenwood, a successful Black community in segregated Tulsa. In a nostalgic celebration of old-fashioned neighborhood life, Black residents of "T-Town" relive their community's remarkable rise and ultimate decline.
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  • Jan 17 7:00 am
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    American Experience
    The Codebreaker
    The story of Elizebeth Smith Friedman, Cryptanalyst-in-Charge for the U.S. Treasury Department in World War II
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  • Jan 24 7:00 am
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    American Experience
    Freedom Riders
    Civil rights activists rode interstate buses into the segregated Southern United States in 1961
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  • Jan 31 7:00 am
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    American Experience
    The Murder of Emmett Till
    In August 1955, Emmett Till, a 14-year-old black teen from Chicago whistled at a white woman in a grocery store in Money, Mississippi. He didn't understand that he had broken the unwritten laws of the Jim Crow South. Three days later, two white men murdered him. This program recounts this horrifying crime and its pivotal role in the Civil Rights Movement.
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  • Feb 10 10:00 pm
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    American Experience
    Goin' Back to T-Town
    Hear the extraordinary history of Greenwood, a successful Black community in segregated Tulsa. In a nostalgic celebration of old-fashioned neighborhood life, Black residents of "T-Town" relive their community's remarkable rise and ultimate decline.
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  • Jan 15 9:00 pm
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    American Experience
    The Codebreaker
    The story of Elizebeth Smith Friedman, Cryptanalyst-in-Charge for the U.S. Treasury Department in World War II
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  • Jan 16 2:00 am
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    American Experience
    The Codebreaker
    The story of Elizebeth Smith Friedman, Cryptanalyst-in-Charge for the U.S. Treasury Department in World War II
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  • Jan 16 10:00 am
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    American Experience
    The Codebreaker
    The story of Elizebeth Smith Friedman, Cryptanalyst-in-Charge for the U.S. Treasury Department in World War II
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  • Jan 18 4:00 pm
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    Roads to Memphis: American Experience
    "We were never concerned with who killed Martin Luther King but what killed Martin Luther King," says Andrew Young, former aide to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. From Emmy Award-winning director Stephen Ives, this film tells the wildly disparate stories of an assassin, James Earl Ray, and his target, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., against the backdrop of the seething and turbulent forces in American society that led these two men to their violent and tragic collision in Memphis, Tennessee, on April 4, 1968. With eyewitness testimony from King's inner circle.
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  • Jan 19 3:00 pm
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    Emma Goldman: American Experience
    Emma Goldman
    For nearly half a century, Russian emigrant Emma Goldman was the most controversial woman in America, taunting the mainstream with her fervent attacks on government, big business, and war. To the tabloids, she was "Red Emma, queen of the anarchists," but many admired Goldman for her defense of labor rights, women's emancipation, birth control, and free speech. Explore the life of the notorious lecturer, fearless writer, and merciless publisher.
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  • Jan 26 4:00 pm
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    Amelia Earhart: American Experience
    Amelia Earhart
    When her plane disappeared without a trace, the "First Lady of the Air" instantly became a legend.
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  • Jan 28 3:00 pm
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    The Circus: American Experience
    Travel back to 1793 Philadelphia, when America's first circus was established, and witness its crash into American culture. (Part 1 of 2)
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  • Feb 1 3:00 pm
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    The Circus: American Experience
    See how Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey merged to create a circus of more than 1,100 people and 1,000 animals, only to limp through the Great Depression against competition from radio and movies. In 1956, the big top was pulled down for good. (Part 2 of 2)
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