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Trump's American Carnage

Trump's American Carnage

From his first days as president to his last, how Trump stoked division, violence, and insurrection. FRONTLINE investigates Trump’s siege on his enemies, the media, and even the leaders of his own party, who for years ignored the warning signs of what was to come.
Season 2021 Episode 3 Length 54:22 Premiere: 01/26/21

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Supreme Revenge: Battle for the Court

Premiered On: 05/21/2019

Inside the no-holds-barred war for control of the Supreme Court. From Brett Kavanaugh to Robert Bork, an investigation of how a 30-year-old grievance transformed the Court and turned confirmations into bitter, partisan conflicts.

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Lies, Politics and Democracy

The political leaders and their choices that undermined and threatened American democracy are explored.

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Afghanistan Undercover - S40 E20

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Ukraine: Life Under Russia's Attack - S41 E2

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Facing Eviction - S40 E19

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Season 2021 Episodes

Shots Fired

S2021 E21 Length 54:23 Premiere Date 10/26/21

Pandora Papers/Massacre in El Salvador

S2021 E20 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 11/09/21

Taliban Takeover

S2021 E19 Length 54:23 Premiere Date 10/12/21

Boeing's Fatal Flaw

S2021 E18 Length 53:53 Premiere Date 09/14/21

America After 9/11

S2021 E17 Length 1:54:23 Premiere Date 09/07/21

In the Shadow of 9/11

S2021 E16 Length 1:54:23 Premiere Date 08/10/21

Leaving Afghanistan/India's Rape Scandal

S2021 E15 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 07/20/21

The Power of the Fed

S2021 E14 Length 54:51 Premiere Date 07/13/21

Germany's Neo-Nazis & the Far Right

S2021 E13 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 06/29/21

The Jihadist

S2021 E12 Length 54:23 Premiere Date 06/01/21

The Healthcare Divide

S2021 E11 Length 54:23 Premiere Date 05/18/21

Escaping Eritrea

S2021 E10 Length 54:12 Premiere Date 05/04/21

The Virus That Shook The World (Part Two)

S2021 E9 Length 54:12 Premiere Date 04/27/21

The Virus That Shook The World (Part One)

S2021 E8 Length 1:54:42 Premiere Date 04/26/21

American Insurrection (2022)

S2021 E7 Length 1:24:52 Premiere Date 04/13/21

Death Is Our Business/Love, Life & the Virus

S2021 E6 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 03/23/21

Iraq's Assassins/COVID in Yemen

S2021 E5 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 02/09/21

China's COVID Secrets

S2021 E4 Length 1:24:23 Premiere Date 02/02/21

Trump's American Carnage

S2021 E3 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 01/26/21

President Biden

S2021 E2 Length 54:22 Premiere Date 01/19/21

A Thousand Cuts

S2021 E1 Length 1:39:52 Premiere Date 01/08/21

Specials

Tutwiler

Length 34:00 Premiere Date 05/06/20

Ebola in Congo

Length 22:40 Premiere Date 12/23/19

Waiting for Tearah

Length 22:56 Premiere Date 10/07/19

Anti-Abortion Crusaders

Length 15:15 Premiere Date 12/15/17

Betting on Trump: Water

Length 11:25 Premiere Date 02/15/17

Betting on Trump: Jobs

Length 10:17 Premiere Date 02/15/17

Mosquito Hunter

Length 11:55 Premiere Date 08/01/16

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 Two

Length 1:52:19 Premiere Date 04/05/10

The Mormons Part One

Length 1:51:07 Premiere Date 04/05/10

Gangs of Iraq

Length 54:40 Premiere Date 04/17/07

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