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Enhanced Interrogation Techniques

Enhanced Interrogation Techniques

The behavior of American soldiers at Abu Ghraib shook President Bush, but, to him, there was no connection with his decision to approve harsh interrogation techniques on Al Qaeda suspects. "It showed the kind of rot that was occurring in Iraq under American occupation,” said journalist Elisabeth Bumiller, “and it showed how far off we had come from American ideals."
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Season 32 Episodes

Part 2 | The Vote | American Experience

S32 E10 Length 1:52:58 Premiere Date 7/6/20

Part 1 | The Vote | American Experience

S32 E9 Length 1:52:53 Premiere Date 7/6/20

Mr. Tornado

S32 E8 Length 52:50 Premiere Date 5/19/20

George W. Bush, Part 2

S32 E5 Length 1:53:20 Premiere Date 5/5/20

George W. Bush, Part 1

S32 E4 Length 1:52:03 Premiere Date 5/4/20

The Man Who Tried to Feed the World

S32 E3 Length 52:27 Premiere Date 4/21/20

The Poison Squad

S32 E2 Length 1:51:03 Premiere Date 1/28/20

McCarthy

S32 E1 Length 1:52:52 Premiere Date 1/6/20

Extended Trailer | George W. Bush| American Experience

Preview Length 02:37 Premiere Date 5/4/20

Media Gaffes

Clip Length 02:07 Premiere Date 5/4/20

Criticism and Hurricane Katrina

Clip Length 06:11 Premiere Date 5/4/20

Financial Crisis

Clip Length 03:50 Premiere Date 5/4/20

Neocons and Moderates

Clip Length 03:15 Premiere Date 5/4/20

The Weapons of Mass Destruction

Clip Length 05:21 Premiere Date 5/4/20

Saddam Hussein

Clip Length 03:49 Premiere Date 5/4/20

Enhanced Interrogation Techniques

Clip Length 04:55 Premiere Date 5/4/20

The Surge of Troops in Iraq

Clip Length 03:18 Premiere Date 5/4/20

The Fighter Pilot

Clip Length 02:36 Premiere Date 5/4/20

Occupying Iraq

Clip Length 03:45 Premiere Date 5/4/20

Chapter 1 | George W. Bush

Clip Length 10:00 Premiere Date 5/4/20

Trailer | George W. Bush| American Experience

Preview Length 00:30 Premiere Date 5/4/20

Specials

Plague at the Golden Gate (Chinese)

Length 1:53:20 Premiere Date 5/24/22

Plague at the Golden gate (español)

Length 1:52:39 Premiere Date 5/24/22

Flood in the Desert (español)

Length 52:45 Premiere Date 5/3/22

Zoot Suit Riots (español)

Length 51:32 Premiere Date 3/29/22

The American Diplomat (español)

Length 52:43 Premiere Date 2/15/22

Riveted: The History of Jeans (español)

Length 52:39 Premiere Date 2/7/22

Roberto Clemente (español)

Length 52:21 Premiere Date 1/25/22

FDR's Pearl Harbor Speech

Length 01:10 Premiere Date 12/6/16

Olympian Profile: Andrew Campbell

Length 03:06 Premiere Date 8/2/16

Olympian Profile: Katelin Snyder

Length 02:53 Premiere Date 8/2/16

Radio Coverage of the 1936 Olympics

Length 05:28 Premiere Date 8/2/16

Olympian Profile: Bryan Volpenhein

Length 03:25 Premiere Date 7/18/16

Olympian Profile: Caryn Davies

Length 03:23 Premiere Date 7/11/16

Grand Central: Crisis Leads to Opportunity

Length 02:19 Premiere Date 2/4/08

Grand Central: Breaking Ground

Length 01:51 Premiere Date 2/4/08

The Design of Grand Central

Length 01:07 Premiere Date 2/4/08

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