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Lies, Politics and Democracy

FRONTLINE’s season premiere investigates American political leaders and choices they made that have undermined and threatened democracy in the U.S. In a two-hour documentary special premiering ahead of the 2022 midterms, FRONTLINE examines how officials fed the public lies about the 2020 presidential election and embraced rhetoric that led to political violence.
Season 2022 Episode 12 Length 1:54:22 Premiere: 09/06/22

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Season 2022 Episodes

Putin's War at Home

S2022 E15 Length 54:23 Premiere Date 11/01/22

Putin's Attack on Ukraine: Documenting War Crimes

S2022 E14 Length 1:24:23 Premiere Date 10/25/22

Michael Flynn's Holy War

S2022 E13 Length 54:23 Premiere Date 10/18/22

Lies, Politics and Democracy

S2022 E12 Length 1:54:22 Premiere Date 09/06/22

Afghanistan Undercover

S2022 E11 Length 54:23 Premiere Date 08/09/22

Ukraine: Life Under Russia's Attack

S2022 E10 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 08/02/22

Facing Eviction

S2022 E9 Length 54:23 Premiere Date 07/26/22

Police on Trial

S2022 E8 Length 1:24:23 Premiere Date 05/31/22

The Power of Big Oil (Part Three: Delay)

S2022 E7 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 05/03/22

The Power of Big Oil (Part Two: Doubt)

S2022 E6 Length 54:52 Premiere Date 04/26/22

The Power of Big Oil (Part One: Denial)

S2022 E5 Length 1:25:17 Premiere Date 04/19/22

Plot to Overturn the Election

S2022 E4 Length 54:23 Premiere Date 03/29/22

Pelosi's Power

S2022 E3 Length 1:24:23 Premiere Date 03/22/22

Putin's Road to War

S2022 E2 Length 54:24 Premiere Date 03/15/22

American Reckoning

S2022 E1 Length 1:24:23 Premiere Date 02/15/22

"Lies, Politics and Democracy" - Preview

Preview Length 00:31 Premiere Date 09/06/22

Cecelia Lewis: “The District Identified This as a Need”

Clip Length 00:57 Premiere Date 06/15/22

Cecelia Lewis: “The Work Still Needs to Be Done”

Clip Length 01:20 Premiere Date 06/15/22

Cherokee County School Board Meeting in 2021

Clip Length 00:11 Premiere Date 06/15/22

Inside Cherokee County School Board Meeting

Clip Length 00:48 Premiere Date 06/15/22

Obama Speaks at Harvard Law in '90

Clip Length 11:39 Premiere Date 04/24/90

"Gangs of Iraq" - Preview

Preview Length 00:32 Premiere Date 04/17/07

Haiti: The Aid Dilemma

Clip Length 14:49 Premiere Date 06/25/10

Law & Disorder: Robert Williams

Clip Length 01:38 Premiere Date 08/08/10

Brain Wars: David Nash

Clip Length 01:12 Premiere Date 09/09/10

Brain Wars: The Purple Heart

Clip Length 10:04 Premiere Date 09/09/10

Brain Wars: Jose Barco

Clip Length 01:36 Premiere Date 09/09/10

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From Jesus to Christ: The First Christians - Pax Romana/A Light To The Nations

Premiered On: 12/23/2000

Historical evidence traces the life of Jesus of Nazareth, his message, and the events that led to his crucifixion around 30 C.E.

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From Jesus to Christ: The First Christians

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Explore the period that followed Jesus' death as his early followers created a major movement that would transform the Roman Empire in just 300 years.

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From Jesus to Christ: The First Christians - (Pt.2)

Premiered On: 12/30/2000

The life of Jesus and the origins of Christianity are explored using historical evidence.

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From Jesus to Christ: The First Christians

Premiered On: 09/06/2020

The extraordinary events of the second and third centuries in which Christianity grew are explored.

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Crime Scene: Bucha

Eyewitness accounts, videos and 3D data reveal Russian war crimes and the atrocities in Bucha, Ukraine. Also, a family struggles to reunite after separation at the U.S.-Mexico border.

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Putin's Attack on Ukraine: Documenting War Crimes - S41 E5

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