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Death Is Our Business/Love, Life & the Virus

At Black-owned funeral homes in New Orleans, COVID-19 reshapes the grieving process. How the pandemic has transformed mourning in a city known for its jazz-filled funerals. Also in this hour, the story of a mom's fight to survive the virus and see her newborn.
S2021 E6 Length 54:22 Premiere: 3.23.21

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The Virus That Shook the World, Part 2

Part two of the story of people around the world living through the year of the pandemic.

  • Tuesday April 27, 2021 10:00 pm ET on KET
  • Tuesday April 27, 2021 9:00 pm CT on KET
  • Thursday April 29, 2021 3:00 am ET on KET
  • Thursday April 29, 2021 2:00 am CT on KET
  • Thursday April 29, 2021 12:00 pm ET on KET
  • Thursday April 29, 2021 11:00 am CT on KET

The Virus That Shook the World, Part 1

Living the year of the pandemic, filmed around the world, from lockdowns to funerals to protests. Personal video and local footage show how people and countries responded to COVID-19.

  • Monday April 26, 2021 9:00 pm ET on KET
  • Monday April 26, 2021 8:00 pm CT on KET
  • Wednesday April 28, 2021 1:00 am ET on KET
  • Wednesday April 28, 2021 12:00 am CT on KET
  • Wednesday April 28, 2021 12:00 pm ET on KET
  • Wednesday April 28, 2021 11:00 am CT on KET
  • Thursday April 29, 2021 9:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Thursday April 29, 2021 8:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Friday April 30, 2021 3:00 am ET on KET2
  • Friday April 30, 2021 2:00 am CT on KET2

Escaping Eritrea

An undercover investigation into one of the world's most repressive regimes sheds new light on shocking allegations of torture, arbitrary detention and indefinite forced conscription.

  • Tuesday May 4, 2021 10:00 pm ET on KET
  • Tuesday May 4, 2021 9:00 pm CT on KET
  • Thursday May 6, 2021 3:00 am ET on KET
  • Thursday May 6, 2021 2:00 am CT on KET

Plastic Wars

The fight over the future of plastics is investigated, as the industry expands like never before.

  • Tuesday May 11, 2021 10:00 pm ET on KET
  • Tuesday May 11, 2021 9:00 pm CT on KET
  • Thursday May 13, 2021 3:00 am ET on KET
  • Thursday May 13, 2021 2:00 am CT on KET

The Healthcare Divide

An investigation into growing inequities in American healthcare exposed by COVID-19 reveals how pressure for profit and uneven government support is widening the divide between rich and poor hospitals and endangering care for the neediest.

  • Tuesday May 18, 2021 10:00 pm ET on KET
  • Tuesday May 18, 2021 9:00 pm CT on KET
  • Thursday May 20, 2021 3:00 am ET on KET
  • Thursday May 20, 2021 2:00 am CT on KET
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American Insurrection

  • Thursday April 15, 2021 3:30 am ET on KET
  • Thursday April 15, 2021 2:30 am CT on KET
  • Tuesday April 13, 2021 10:30 pm ET on KET
  • Tuesday April 13, 2021 9:30 pm CT on KET

Death Is Our Business/Love, Life & the Virus

  • Thursday March 25, 2021 3:00 am ET on KET
  • Thursday March 25, 2021 2:00 am CT on KET
  • Tuesday March 23, 2021 10:00 pm ET on KET
  • Tuesday March 23, 2021 9:00 pm CT on KET
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Season 2021 Episodes

American Insurrection

S2021 E7 Length 1:24:13 Premiere Date 4.13.21

Death Is Our Business/Love, Life & the Virus

S2021 E6 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 3.23.21

Iraq's Assassins/COVID in Yemen

S2021 E5 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 2.9.21

China's COVID Secrets

S2021 E4 Length 1:24:23 Premiere Date 2.2.21

Trump's American Carnage

S2021 E3 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 1.26.21

President Biden

S2021 E2 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 1.19.21

A Thousand Cuts

S2021 E1 Length 1:39:52 Premiere Date 1.8.21

"Death Is Our Business" - Preview

Preview Length 00:31 Premiere Date 3.23.21

Death is Our Business

Clip Length 32:01 Premiere Date 3.23.21

Obama Speaks at Harvard Law in '90

Clip Length 11:39 Premiere Date 4.24.90

"Gangs of Iraq" - Preview

Preview Length 00:32 Premiere Date 4.17.07

Haiti: The Aid Dilemma

Clip Length 14:49 Premiere Date 6.25.10

Law & Disorder: Robert Williams

Clip Length 01:38 Premiere Date 8.8.10

Brain Wars: David Nash

Clip Length 01:12 Premiere Date 9.9.10

Brain Wars: The Purple Heart

Clip Length 10:04 Premiere Date 9.9.10

Brain Wars: Jose Barco

Clip Length 01:36 Premiere Date 9.9.10

Brain Wars: Kenny Eastridge

Clip Length 01:18 Premiere Date 9.9.10

Specials

Tutwiler

Length 34:00 Premiere Date 5.6.20

Ebola in Congo

Length 22:40 Premiere Date 12.23.19

Waiting for Tearah

Length 22:56 Premiere Date 10.7.19

Anti-Abortion Crusaders

Length 15:15 Premiere Date 12.15.17

Betting on Trump: Water

Length 11:25 Premiere Date 2.15.17

Betting on Trump: Jobs

Length 10:17 Premiere Date 2.15.17

Mosquito Hunter

Length 11:55 Premiere Date 8.1.16

Children of ISIS

Length 10:40 Premiere Date 11.23.15

God in America: Six: Of God and Caesar

Length 55:17 Premiere Date 10.13.10

God in America: Five: Soul of a Nation

Length 56:10 Premiere Date 10.13.10

God In America: Four: A New Light

Length 55:58 Premiere Date 10.12.10

God in America: Three: A Nation Reborn

Length 51:09 Premiere Date 10.12.10

God in America: One: A New Adam

Length 56:01 Premiere Date 10.11.10

God in America: Two: A New Eden

Length 56:45 Premiere Date 10.11.10

The Mormons Part One

Length 1:51:07 Premiere Date 4.5.10

The Mormons Part Two

Length 1:52:19 Premiere Date 4.5.10

Gangs of Iraq

Length 54:40 Premiere Date 4.17.07

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