THE WILD TRUTH ABOUT SAMMY HAGAR'S IDENTITY | FINDING YOUR ROOTS | PBSOfficial website: https://to.pbs.org/fyr10 | #findingyourroots an irregularity in census research leads to a dna test, revealing a surprising truth hidden in sammy hagar's family tree. it turns out that sammy's dna does not match his father's line, meaning genetically, he's not a hagar at all. for ..
WHAT'S LIFE LIKE IN A SMALL OIL TOWN? ⛽ #SHORTSA filmmaker returns to her hometown in west texas to document the effects of the boom-and-bust nature of the oil industry. an intimate portrait of family, memory, and economy, when it’s good, it’s good centers around life in an oil town called denver city, texas. watch this film and others at p ..
THE BOOM AND BUST OF TEXAS OIL TOWNS | VOCES SHORTS | PBSOfficial website: https://to.pbs.org/2kbreyy in this autobiographical short film, a filmmaker returns to her hometown of denver city in west texas to document how the boom or bust nature of the town’s main industry – oil – fuels the life of the town. an intimate portrait of family, memory, an ..
ED O'NEILL DISCOVERS COAL MINING AND CIVIL WAR STRUGGLES IN FAMILY HISTORY ..Official website: https://to.pbs.org/fyr10 | #findingyourroots the great potato famine forced ed o’neill's ancestors to come to the united states, where coal mining and the civil war would shape their lives forever. born in youngstown, ohio, ed o’neill attended ohio university in athens, and ..
A CHOICE BETWEEN YOUR LIVELIHOOD AND YOUR LIFE. #THEKILLFLOOR #SHORTSThe kill floor, by carlos avila, is a narrative film inspired by the true-life situation that many latino meat industry workers found themselves in during the early days of the coronavirus pandemic. forced to choose between making a living by working in unsafe conditions or to go without income, man ..
DISRUPTING WHITE MALE DOMINATED JOURNALISM | FULL DOCUMENTARY | BREAKING TH ..Official website: https://to.pbs.org/il_2024 | #indielenspbs who decides which stories get told? a scrappy group of women and lgbtq+ journalists buck the white male-dominated status quo, banding together to launch the 19th*, a digital news startup aiming to combat misinformation. a story of an amer ..
MODERN GOSPEL AND RICHARD SMALLWOOD'S "TOTAL PRAISE" | GOSPEL WITH PROF. HE ..Official site: https://to.pbs.org/48hq28l | #gospelpbs the sermon and the song retain their power as vital sources of cultural affirmation and spiritual sustenance for all of us seeking comfort in a time of great uncertainty. richard smallwood's "total praise" serves as great example of how gospel ..
HOW THE TRAIL OF TEARS IMPACTED THE ANCESTORS OF WES STUDI | FINDING YOUR R ..Official website: https://to.pbs.org/fyr10 | #findingyourroots wes studi learns about the impact of the trail of tears on his mother's side of the family, a tragic forced displacement that affected thousands of native families. research reveals a claim written in the 1840s of what studi's family lo ..
TWINKIE CLARK IS THE MOTHER OF CONTEMPORARY GOSPEL MUSIC | GOSPEL WITH PROF ..Official site: https://to.pbs.org/48hq28l | #gospelpbs twinkie clark demonstrates two of her gospel compositions -- the clark sisters's bluesy hit "is my living in vain" and the classically-inspired ballad "my soul loves jesus." clark, the recipient of multiple grammy awards, is best known as a mem ..
INCREDIBLE CONCERT FINALE WITH LENA BYRD MILES | GOSPEL LIVE! PRESENTED BY ..Official site: https://to.pbs.org/48hq28l | #gospelpbs lena byrd miles, joined by erica campbell and other performers from "gospel live! presented by henry louis gates, jr.," bring the oasis church in los angeles, ca to its feet during the concert’s finale. this program is made possible by viewe ..
MAKING MUSIC IN CHURCH WITH @JOHNLEGEND 🎤🎶John legend discusses the role of music in church services. check out gospel live! for more of john legend and discover the history of this art form with the four-part series gospel from professor henry louis gates, jr. on pbs. made possible by viewers like you. support your local pbs station: htt ..
THE EMOTIONAL DISCOVERY IN LAVAR BURTON'S FAMILY TREE | FINDING YOUR ROOTS ..Official website: https://to.pbs.org/fyr10 | #findingyourroots levar burton did not know much about his father's side of the family, a man who has been absent for most of lavar's life. going further back in the burton family tree reveals a profound shared heritage, both lavar's paternal great-grand ..
THE QUEEN OF GOSPEL’S FIRST RECORDINGS FROM 1937 | GOSPEL WITH PROF. HENR ..Official site: https://to.pbs.org/48hq28l | #gospelpbs mahalia jackson records on a major label for the first time in 1937 -- and surprisingly, the queen of gospel's first records are not well received. her first recording session with decca records reveals she sang more traditionally than she woul ..
HOW THE HAMMOND ORGAN TRANSFORMED GOSPEL MUSIC | GOSPEL WITH PROF. HENRY LO ..Official site: https://to.pbs.org/48hq28l | #gospelpbs cory henry plays "just a closer walk with thee" (arranged by kenneth morris) on the hammond organ, an instrument integral to the gospel sound. professor henry louis gates jr. sits with reverend james bryson of the legendary first church of deli ..
THE SECRET MARRIAGE IN VALERIE BERTINELLI'S FAMILY HISTORY | FINDING YOUR R ..Official website: https://to.pbs.org/fyr10 | #findingyourroots historical records reveal that valerie bertinelli's grandfather left behind his pregnant wife in his home country of italy, immigrating to the united states and meeting valerie's actual grandmother. valerie bertinelli’s long and cele ..
UNSTOPPABLE HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAM CHASES HISTORY IN PENNSYLVANIA 🏈 | ..Go behind the scenes and into the locker room of pennsylvania’s most decorated high school football program as they chase a record-breaking sixth consecutive state championship. this program is made possible by viewers like you. support your local pbs station: https://www.pbs.org/donate subscrib ..
MIAMI CLIMATE GENTRIFICATION | RAZING LIBERTY SQUARE | FULL DOCUMENTARY | I ..Official website: https://to.pbs.org/il_2024 | #indielenspbs in the heart of liberty city, miami, lies an enduring symbol of historical segregation—the city's longstanding public housing projects. today, as sea levels continue to rise, the once-elevated areas of this neighborhood have taken on a ..
BRENDAN FRASER'S ANCESTOR ATTEMPTED MURDER! | FINDING YOUR ROOTS | PBSOfficial website: https://to.pbs.org/fyr10 | #findingyourroots brendan fraser discovers his great-great grandfather was fired for striking, and responded by shooting at the man who replaced him in the job! it appears that no criminal case was ever brought against the man, an irish immigrant making ..
THE MYSTERY OF ALANIS MORISSETTE'S MISSING FAMILY MEMBERS | FINDING YOUR RO ..Official website: https://to.pbs.org/fyr10 | #findingyourroots alanis morissette discusses her hungarian jewish heritage and learns about her grandfather's search for his lost brothers during the aftermath of world war ii and the holocaust. alanis morissette is one of the most influential singer-s ..
FUNNY WOMAN | DOES BARBARA HAVE STAR QUALITY? ⭐ | PBSOfficial website: https://to.pbs.org/3rknjpd feeling disheartened by her current situation in london, barbara pays a visit to brian debenham. brian tells barbara she has star quality, but notes that while barbara may have the ambition to pursue acting, her lack of experience may prove to be an obs ..
CIARA DISCOVERS HER ANCESTORS' HIDDEN RELATIONSHIP | FINDING YOUR ROOTS | P ..Official website: https://to.pbs.org/fyr10 | #findingyourroots dna research helps ciara harris discover one of her biological ancestors was not who the records show, and that a relationship must have occurred between this mystery man and her great-great grandmother. ciara is a grammy award winning ..
AMERICA’S RURAL HEALTHCARE CRISIS | IF DREAMS WERE LIGHTNING | FULL DOCUM ..Official website: https://to.pbs.org/il_2024 | #indielenspbs rural hospitals around america are closing at alarming rates, leaving communities without care. oscar and emmy-nominated director ramin bahrani visits appalachia, where american communities are left with limited or no access to healthcare ..
"WHEN YOU KNOW YOU'RE RIGHT, YOU CAN'T GIVE UP." 🚜 #COSTOFINHERITANCEPBSJohn w. boyd, jr. is a fourth generation farmer who founded the national black farmers association in 1995, as part of an effort to address systemic racial discrimination against black farmers. learn more in the cost of inheritance, a documentary from our friends at @americareframed and @worldchann ..
THE COST OF INHERITANCE | REPARATIONS IN THE UNITED STATES | FULL DOCUMENTA ..The cost of inheritance is a documentary that explores the complex issue of reparations in the united states using a thoughtful approach to history, historical injustices, systemic inequities, and the critical dialogue on racial conciliation. through personal narratives, community inquiries, and sch ..
CYNTHIA ERIVO'S POWERHOUSE PERFORMANCE OF 'NOTHING COMPARES 2 U' | NEXT AT ..Official website: https://to.pbs.org/3h4zpyk | #kencennextpbs through a powerhouse performance of prince’s chart-topping hit, "nothing compares 2 u," cynthia erivo enters the new year in unforgettable style. filling every note with soul, erivo shares her heart with the audience through this timel ..
CYNTHIA ERIVO AND JOAQUINA KALUKANGO SING 'KILLING ME SOFTLY' | NEXT AT THE ..Official website: https://to.pbs.org/3h4zpyk | #kencennextpbs "the color purple" co-stars cynthia erivo and joaquina kalukango perform the hip hop trio fugees’ funky rendition of "killing me softly." the global hit steeped in unrequited love is told by two friends, whose friendship can be felt th ..
IT’S COLD OUT THERE. KEEP YOUR TORTOISES SAFE. 🐢 #MIDWIFEPBSThe turners planned to get the children a tortoise for christmas, but the cold weather is not ideal for a reptile. in an extremely relatable parenting moment, the turners discuss the perils of gifting a pet to children; a pet which may or may not be alive. made possible by viewers like you. support ..
A PLAN TO CHEER UP SISTER MONICA JOAN | CALL THE MIDWIFE HOLIDAY SPECIAL 20 ..Official website: https://to.pbs.org/4akkkgs | #midwifepbs after learning from dr. turner that sister monica joan is suffering from depression, sister julienne and sister veronica round up assistance from shelagh, nancy, colette, violet, and fred to help put on a christmas nativity play for sister ..
SISTER MONICA JOAN REFLECTS ON HER FUTURE | CALL THE MIDWIFE HOLIDAY SPECIA ..Official website: https://to.pbs.org/4akkkgs | #midwifepbs despite the excitement of the christmas festivities and the impending apollo 8 mission, sister monica joan confides in sister julienne and sister veronica that this next christmas will be her last one on earth. this program is made possibl ..
TORTOISE IN THE CLINIC? MISS HIGGINS ISN'T THRILLED. 🐢😬 #MIDWIFEPBSTimothy turner needs to store a tortoise temporarily, it's really not a big deal. miss higgins disagrees. and so, the least likely person to take care of a tortoise is now doing just that. the creature's tendency for "crepuscular action" means she just needs to let it walk about for a little in the ..
LIDIA WORKED IN A BAKERY FOR CHRISTOPHER WALKEN'S DAD! 🤯🍞🍰Lidia bastianich and christopher walken knew each other growing up in astoria, queens. walken's father had a bakery and lidia worked there. 25 years with lidia bastianich: a culinary jubilee beloved chef lidia bastianich is celebrating 25 years on public television. with one of the longest running ..
HOW NANCY LIEBERMAN & CHLOE KIM ADDRESS MENTAL HEALTH | GROUNDBREAKERS: THE ..Official website: https://to.pbs.org/46bxzxh extended conversation between basketball naismith hall of famer nancy lieberman and olympic champion snowboarder chloe kim about mental health and the pressures of fame and success in their respective sports. this program is made possible by viewers lik ..
BEING A GIRL ON A TEXAS RANCH 🤠🐮 MORE ON @PBSFOODA mother and daughter are part of a growing family raising wagyū cattle on a ranch in south texas. find more from la frontera on @pbsfood la frontera with pati jinich savor the sights, sounds and flavors of the u.s.-mexico border alongside acclaimed chef and james beard award-winning host pati ji ..
CALL THE MIDWIFE 2023 HOLIDAY SPECIAL | OFFICIAL PREVIEW | PBSOfficial website: https://to.pbs.org/4akkkgs | #midwifepbs two weeks before christmas, delicate situations cause uncertainty for the midwives. with the upcoming apollo 8 launch and the festivity preparations starting, a treacherous heavy snowfall may complicate the holiday celebrations for everyone ..
BILLIE JEAN KING & DIANA FLORES ON BEING UNDERESTIMATED | GROUNDBREAKERS: T ..Official website: https://to.pbs.org/46bxzxh extended conversation between tennis champion and social activist billie jean king and flag football world champion diana flores about being underestimated in their sports and their individual pursuits of equality. this program is made possible by viewe ..
FLO-JO’S LEGACY AS THE WORLD’S FASTEST WOMAN LIVES ON | GROUNDBREAKERS: ..Official website: https://to.pbs.org/46bxzxh jackie joyner-kersee on her sister-in-law and teammate florence griffith joyner’s remarkable career. she details how “flo-jo” became not only a pop culture icon, but the “fastest woman in the world.” this program is made possible by viewers li ..
DID YOUR BURGER CROSS THE BORDER? 🍔🇲🇽🇺🇸 @PBSFOODThe steak on your plate might have spent time in both the us and mexico. pati jinich learns about cattle ranching along the border in her series la frontera. find more from this series over at @pbsfood la frontera with pati jinich savor the sights, sounds and flavors of the u.s.-mexico border alo ..
300 POUND ICE BLOCKS?! 🥶🧊 #MAINEIce harvesting in maine goes back generations, used by fishermen, farmers and regular people as a substitute for powered refrigeration. made possible by viewers like you. support your local pbs station: https://www.pbs.org/donate enjoy full episodes of your favorite pbs shows anytime, anywhere wit ..
CHRIS EVERT & MARTINA NAVRATILOVA’S LEGENDARY RIVALRY | GROUNDBREAKERS: I ..Official website: https://to.pbs.org/46bxzxh tennis champions martina navratilova and chris evert faced off 80 times on the court. billie jean king calls their competition “the greatest rivalry in sports history.” this program is made possible by viewers like you. support your local pbs statio ..
YACHT ROCK REVUE: 70S & 80S HITS, LIVE FROM NEW YORK | SNEAK PEEK | PBSStream full concert with passport: https://to.pbs.org/yachtrock a sneak peek of this nostalgic musical journey through the late 70s and early 80s, featuring hits like toto's "africa" and rupert holmes' "escape", better known as the piña colada song. watch the full concert with passport: https://to ..
REMEMBERING THE 1999 WOMEN’S WORLD CUP WITH JULIE FOUDY | GROUNDBREAKERS ..Official website: https://to.pbs.org/46bxzxh julie foudy recounts the story of the 1999 women’s world cup to suni lee. at the time, women’s soccer was a fledgling enterprise – the players were making just $10 a day as a per diem. but the tournament drew huge crowds and record tv ratings, whic ..
BRYAN ADAMS - LIVE AT THE ROYAL ALBERT HALL | SNEAK PEEK | PBSStream full concert with passport: https://to.pbs.org/bryanadams a sneak peek of the canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist at the top of his game performing his classics — live in concert at london’s famed venue. bryan adams takes the stage to perform legendary songs "(everything i do) i do ..
BLIND OWL FINDS A HOME IN RAPTOR REHAB! 🦉 #OWLSBaratunde thurston visits the raptor rehab center of arkansas to meet bogart, a great horned owl. arkansas just so happens to be on a migratory bird route called the mississippi flyway. this migration route follows the mississippi river valley and accounts for the high number of bird species found i ..
HOMECOMING | BUFFALO RETURN TO INDIGENOUS LANDS | SHORT FILM | PBSOfficial website: https://to.pbs.org/buffalo | #americanbuffalopbs follow jason baldes, an eastern shoshone and a member of the intertribal buffalo council, as he leads historic transfers of bison to indigenous communities which will maintain their herds to supply a healthy food source and cultural ..
HOW SERENA WILLIAMS BROKE BARRIERS IN TENNIS 🎾 | GROUNDBREAKERS: ICONS T ..Official website: https://to.pbs.org/46bxzxh flag football world champion diana flores honors tennis great serena williams. billie jean king explains the infamous “serena slam.” this program is made possible by viewers like you. support your local pbs station: https://www.pbs.org/donate subsc ..
A BEHIND-THE-SCENES TOUR OF HOTEL PORTOFINO WITH MARK UMBERS | PBSOfficial website: https://to.pbs.org/3qaem78 follow cecil (mark umbers) as he provides a behind-the-scenes look at some of the iconic rooms, terraces, and views from hotel portofino. along the tour, he reveals insight as to what it’s like filming in the mediterranean and even hints at what to ex ..
NAOMI OSAKA ON HER 2018 U.S. OPEN WIN | GROUNDBREAKERS | PBSOfficial website: https://to.pbs.org/46bxzxh tennis champion naomi osaka talks to jackie joyner-kersee about her challenging 2018 u.s. open win against her childhood hero, serena williams, and her later decision to withdraw from the french open in 2021. the two athletes discuss the need to be prio ..
100-YEAR-OLD RECORDINGS OF HIS GREAT-GRANDFATHER | NATIVE AMERICA | PBSOfficial website: https://to.pbs.org/3l5eoqm | #nativeamericapbs native america series producer daniel golding is at the library of congress’s national audio-visual conservation center to document the recovery of passamaquoddy language recordings from 19th century wax cylinders but the team has a ..
WANT TO REDUCE STRESS? TRY SOME NATURE! 🍁 #STRESSRELIEFBaratunde thurston notes that researchers have confirmed what some of us have always felt: being in nature can reduce stress, improve your focus and immune system. made possible by viewers like you. support your local pbs station: https://www.pbs.org/donate enjoy full episodes of your favorite p ..
THE BUFFALO NICKEL AND BISON FACTS TODAY | THE AMERICAN BUFFALO | A FILM BY ..Official website: https://to.pbs.org/buffalo | #americanbuffalopbs the 1913 buffalo nickel raises important questions about the romanticization of the american west. bison were brought back from the brink of extinction. today conservation work continues in concert with the people whose lives have b ..