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Dorothea Lange: Grab a Hunk of Lightning

“Sometimes you annihilate yourself. That is something one needs to be able to do” – Dorothea Lange Dorothea Lange was no stranger to losing herself in the lives of others. Her photographs capture intimate moments that would otherwise have gone … Continue reading

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Watch Ken Burns’ visit to Letterman

“Is Peter Coyote still doing the voice of these?” David Letterman asked Ken Burns last night about his award-winning documentary films. “Yes, he is,” Burns replied. “I’ll do it for half the money…” Letterman offered, as the audience laughed. That … Continue reading

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‘Tiger — Spy in the Jungle’ Concludes Tonight

If you’ve been watching Tiger — Spy in the Jungle, you’ve enjoyed the most intimate glimpse at the lives of tigers ever filmed, from birth to playful adolescence and beyond. If you haven’t been watching, here’s your chance. When you … Continue reading

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The Central Park Five: Their Story

In 1989, five teenagers, all black and Latino, walked to Central Park. Along the way they met up with a crowd of over 20 other teens. The night was not innocent, but as those familiar with the Central Park jogger … Continue reading

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Revisiting Freedom Summer

50 summers ago, a historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in Mississippi changed everything. In the summer of 1964, over 700 student volunteers joined organizers and local African Americans in what was then the nation’s most segregated … Continue reading

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