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The Virus That Shook The World (Part Two)

The Virus That Shook The World (Part Two)

The epic story of people around the world living through the year of the pandemic continues in a second part. With extensive personal video and local footage, FRONTLINE shows the differing struggles, beliefs and responses, across cultures, race, faith and privilege.
S2021 E9 Length 54:12 Premiere: 4.27.21

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FRONTLINE explores and illuminates the critical issues of our times - from business and health to social issues, politics and war.

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Plastic Wars

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

  • 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

The Jihadist

A Syrian militant called a terrorist by the U.S. seeks a new relationship with the West. In his first interview with a Western reporter, former al Qaeda commander Abu Mohammad al-Jolani says his fight is with Assad, not the U.S.

  • Tuesday June 1, 2021 10:00 pm ET on KET
  • Tuesday June 1, 2021 9:00 pm CT on KET
  • Thursday June 3, 2021 3:00 am ET on KET
  • Thursday June 3, 2021 2:00 am CT on KET
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Plastic Wars

  • Tuesday May 11, 2021 10:00 pm ET on KET
  • Tuesday May 11, 2021 9:00 pm CT on KET

Escaping Eritrea

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

The Virus That Shook the World, Part 1

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

The Virus That Shook the World, Part 2

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

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
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Season 2021 Episodes

Escaping Eritrea

S2021 E10 Length 54:18 Premiere Date 5.4.21

The Virus That Shook The World (Part Two)

S2021 E9 Length 54:12 Premiere Date 4.27.21

The Virus That Shook The World (Part One)

S2021 E8 Length 1:54:42 Premiere Date 4.26.21

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

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

A Merging of Faith & Patriotism

Clip Length 08:47 Premiere Date 10.11.10

God in America - Preview 2

Preview Length 00:32 Premiere Date 10.11.10

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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