As young children, they lived through the Holocaust. Now, some of the last remaining survivors recount their memories and the lingering trauma. FRONTLINE offers a haunting look at how disturbing childhood experiences and unimaginable loss have impacted their daily lives and relationships – from survivor’s guilt, to crises of faith and second-generation trauma. Watch now.
Explore the recent rise in antisemitism, which is increasing in ways not seen since the 1930s, in the U.S. and Europe, and hear firsthand accounts from victims, witnesses and others who have experienced it. Watch now.
Since the late 1860s, we’ve set aside a day to decorate the graves of our nation’s war heroes. That tradition evolved into the commemoration of Memorial Day. Join us as we remember the military men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our nation. Tune-in this coming Sunday and Monday for special programming to remember and honor our nation’s heroes. We’ve also assembled a video collection for you to enjoy on-demand. These programs and clips feature the stories of Kentucky veterans and highlight National Memorial Day Concert performances from recent years.
Frail and failing but determined to see the war through to victory, FDR wins re-election and begins planning for a peaceful postwar world, but a cerebral hemorrhage kills him at 63. After her husband’s death, Eleanor Roosevelt proves herself a shrewd politician and a skilled negotiator in her own right, as well as a champion of civil rights, civil liberties and the United Nations. Watch now.
At the turn of the new millennium, the national conversation turns to immigration, race, and economic disparity. As the U.S becomes more diverse, yet more divided, a new generation of Asian Americans tackle the question, how do we as a nation move forward together? Watch now.
Learn how the longest reigning monarch in British history was shaped by World War II. Princess Elizabeth’s experiences during the war mirrored those of the public and helped shape her into the Queen she is today. Watch now.