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Champion of the Free Press, Joseph Pulitzer, featured on “American Masters”

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A Jewish immigrant from Hungary, Joseph Pulitzer started his career as a gifted journalist before becoming a successful publisher and businessman. Against the context of America’s explosive growth as a world force during the Gilded Age, Pulitzer emerged as the country’s first media titan, reshaping the newspaper to bear witness to and even propel that transformation.

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Families Separated by Bars Featured in Independent Films film “Tre Maison Dasan”

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An estimated one in 14 American children is growing up with a parent in prison. See the hardships they face through the eyes of three children – Tre, Maison and Dasan – in the Independent Lens special "Tre Maison Dasan."

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Public Media Connect Helps to STEMulate Young Minds

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At Public Media Connect, we appreciate hearing how we impact our viewers. It’s our mission to provide our viewers with high quality educational and entertaining programming and content that everyone, young and old, can enjoy.

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"306 Hollywood" on POV

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Take a magical journey to the house at 306 Hollywood Avenue on POV Monday, March 18, at 9pm on CET and ThinkTV16. "306 Hollywood" is unique not only because of the story, but also because it’s a Magical Realist Documentary.

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Sleeper Picks: March, April and May 2019

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We have some awesome shows coming this spring that you’ll hear all about – Les Miserables on Masterpiece, Nature’s American Spring LIVE and Korea: The Never-Ending War to name a few – but you’ll want to set the DVR for these shows too!

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March Membership Drive Highlights

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From Josh Groban and Andrea Bocelli to Ken Burns and Henry Louis Gates, Jr., this March’s membership drive is packed with a wide variety of programming.

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Singer and Activist Holly Near Featured on American Masters

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American Masters – Holly Near: Singing for Our Lives, airing Friday, March 1, at 9pm on CET and at 10:30pm on ThinkTV16, kicks off Women’s History Month and explores how Holly Near provided an inspiring soundtrack to nearly a half-century of global and local struggles for equality and change.

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Sammy Davis, Jr. Featured on American Masters

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This February, in honor of Black History Month, American Masters will present a profile of an iconic performer who broke new ground in entertainment as the Civil Rights movement gathered momentum in America – Sammy Davis, Jr.

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"Wild Way of the Vikings" Comes to Nature on February 13

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From the killer whales of the North Sea to the volcanic mounts of Iceland, see the deep history and cultural respect the Vikings had for the land and sea with the premiere of Nature: Wild Way of the Vikings on February 13.

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American Experience’s "Sealab" Moves to February 12

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Due to the broadcast of the PBS NewsHour coverage of the State of the Union Address, American Experience: Sealab has been moved to February 12.

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