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United States of Secrets (Part One) Air date: 05-13-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365245528/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false How did the government come to spy on millions of Americans? In United States of Secrets, FRONTLINE goes behind the headlines to reveal the dramatic inside story of the U.S. government's massive and controversial secret surveillance program -- and the lengths it went to try to keep it hidden from... /episodes/get/12712 /episode/12712 FRONTLINE: United States of Secrets (Part One) /episode-player/12712
Prison State Air date: 04-29-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365235229/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false With extraordinary access, FRONTLINE takes you to the epicenter of the raging debate about prison reform. "Prison State" follows the lives of four individuals in Kentucky's criminal justice system, as the state tries to interrupt the cycle of mass incarceration. /episodes/get/12581 /episode/12581 FRONTLINE: Prison State /episode-player/12581
Solitary Nation Air date: 04-22-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365229709/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false With extraordinary access, award-winning producer and director Dan Edge takes you to the epicenter of the raging debate about prison reform. "Solitary Nation" offers an up-close, graphic look at a solitary confinement unit in Maine’s maximum-security prison with firsthand accounts from prisoners... /episodes/get/12482 /episode/12482 FRONTLINE: Solitary Nation /episode-player/12482
TB Silent Killer Air date: 03-25-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365207128/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Tuberculosis was once thought to be a disease of the past. But with virulent new drug-resistant strains emerging faster than ever, TB -- passed simply by a cough or a sneeze -- is the second leading cause of death from an infectious disease on the planet. In TB Silent Killer, FRONTLINE presents an... /episodes/get/12204 /episode/12204 FRONTLINE: TB Silent Killer /episode-player/12204
Secrets of the Vatican Air date: 02-25-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365187642/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false In Secrets of the Vatican, FRONTLINE tells the epic, inside story of the collapse of the Benedict papacy and illuminates the extraordinary challenges facing Pope Francis as he tries to reform the powerful Vatican bureaucracy, root out corruption and chart a new course for the troubled Catholic... /episodes/get/11894 /episode/11894 FRONTLINE: Secrets of the Vatican /episode-player/11894
Generation Like Air date: 02-18-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365181302/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Thanks to social media, teens are able to directly interact with their culture -- celebrities, movies, brands -- in ways never before possible. But is that real empowerment? Or do marketers hold the upper hand? In "Generation Like," Douglas Rushkoff explores how the teen quest for identity has... /episodes/get/11824 /episode/11824 FRONTLINE: Generation Like /episode-player/11824
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Faith and Doubt at Ground Zero
For many Americans, the most difficult questions about 9/11 were not about politics, military strategy or homeland security. They were questions about God, about evil and about the potential for darkness within religion itself. What was it we saw on Sept. 11? Was it the true face of evil? Was it...
Air date: 09/03/2002
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2120639608/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false For many Americans, the most difficult questions about 9/11 were not about politics, military strategy or homeland security. They were questions about God, about evil and about the potential for darkness within religion itself. What was it we saw on Sept. 11? Was it the true face of evil? Was it... /episodes/get/1204 /episode/1204 FRONTLINE: Faith and Doubt at Ground Zero /episode-player/1204
The Man Who Knew
John O'Neill, the FBI's expert on Al Qaeda, warned of its threat. But his maverick style doomed his career.
Air date: 10/03/2002
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/1587879291/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false John O'Neill, the FBI's expert on Al Qaeda, warned of its threat. But his maverick style doomed his career. /episodes/get/1260 /episode/1260 FRONTLINE: The Man Who Knew /episode-player/1260
The Plea
Nearly 95 percent of all cases resulting in felony convictions never reach a jury. They are settled through plea bargains in which a defendant agrees to plead guilty in exchange for a reduced sentence. But what are the implications of a system that relies on pleas to expedite justice?
Air date: 06/17/2004
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2216784391/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Nearly 95 percent of all cases resulting in felony convictions never reach a jury. They are settled through plea bargains in which a defendant agrees to plead guilty in exchange for a reduced sentence. But what are the implications of a system that relies on pleas to expedite justice? /episodes/get/1266 /episode/1266 FRONTLINE: The Plea /episode-player/1266
The Secret History of the Credit Card
The surprising history and clever tactics of an industry few Americans fully understand.
Air date: 11/23/2004
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/1340904268/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false The surprising history and clever tactics of an industry few Americans fully understand. /episodes/get/1271 /episode/1271 FRONTLINE: The Secret History of the Credit Card /episode-player/1271
The Storm
In the wake of Hurricane Katrina, FRONTLINE will produce a documentary special that investigates the political storm surrounding the devastation of America's Gulf Coast. Veteran FRONTLINE producer/reporter Martin Smith will lead a team to ask hard questions about the decisions leading up to the...
Air date: 11/22/2005
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/1555897742/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false In the wake of Hurricane Katrina, FRONTLINE will produce a documentary special that investigates the political storm surrounding the devastation of America's Gulf Coast. Veteran FRONTLINE producer/reporter Martin Smith will lead a team to ask hard questions about the decisions leading up to the... /episodes/get/1274 /episode/1274 FRONTLINE: The Storm /episode-player/1274
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