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Wednesday
May 16, 2018
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NOTE: When the Idaho Legislature is in session, programming on the Learn/Create and World channels may be pre-empted for live coverage from the House and Senate floors.
12:00 am 
Nothing Left to Lose   Nothing Left to Lose is a documentary which tells the story of approximately 100 Vietnamese refugees who have each lived in hiding for 25 years hoping to one day reclaim the dignity of being recognized as a person. While the Vietnam War slowly fades away in our collective memory, there remains a group of Vietnamese in Thailand who are still searching for a new place to call home. These refugees escaped Vietnam after the end of the war, but were rejected by all countries in which they sought asylum. D
1:00 am 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
2:00 am 
2:30 am 
Amanpour On PBS   NULL
3:00 am 
Secrets of the Dead  "Vampire Legend"  Scientist uncover "deviant" burials dating back to medieval England, pointing to a belief that the dead could rise from their graves. Predating Eastern European legend, these discoveries force a re-examination of modern vampire lore.G
4:00 am 
4:30 am 
Between The Lines with Barry Kibrick  "Jimmy Steinfeldt - Rock 'n' Roll Lens"  From Spin Magazine to the cover of Rolling Stone, many of Jimmy Steinfeldt's photographs are etched in our psyche. Now, he shares many of the stories behind those images. D
5:00 am 
Newsroom Tokyo   NULL
5:40 am 
Direct Talk   Helle Thorning-Schmidt, former Prime Minister of Denmark, speaks about her new role as head of the global charity, Save the Children, where she has become a champion for children's rights. D
6:00 am 
America ReFramed  "Random Acts of Legacy"  Today, we have the luxury of being able to document our lives in an instant, but during the Great Depression and into the 1950s, this luxury was almost nonexistent. Filmmaker and director Ali Kazimi knew he stumbled upon a rare artifact when he found himself in an online bidding war for film footage from 1936 to 1951. The old home movies had a name attached to it, Silas Fung, and offered a little-seen glimpse into how a Chinese family embraced American customs. D
7:00 am 
Giap's Last Day at the Ironing Board Factory   In 1975, Giap, a pregnant Vietnamese refugee, escapes Saigon in a boat and within weeks is working on an assembly line in Indiana. Decades later, her aspiring filmmaker son documents her final day of work at America's last ironing board factory. D
7:30 am 
Mr. Tanimoto's Journey   After the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor in 1941, 120,000 American citizens of Japanese descent were wrongfully imprisoned in internment camps across the country. Jim Tanimoto, born in in California is the last living member of a group of men known as Block 42, who bravely protested the loss of their constitutional rights. This is his story. D
8:00 am 
Democracy Now!   NULL
9:00 am 
Secrets of the Dead  "Vampire Legend"  Scientist uncover "deviant" burials dating back to medieval England, pointing to a belief that the dead could rise from their graves. Predating Eastern European legend, these discoveries force a re-examination of modern vampire lore.G
10:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Desert Chronicles"  In the vast landscape of sage brush and weathered rhyolite, there is adventure and controversy, from whitewater rivers and natural landmarks to grazing lands and bombing range proposals.G
10:30 am 
Dialogue  "Author Yiyun Li: Conversations from the Sun Valley Writers' Conference"  Award-winning Chinese-American author Yiyun Li talks with host Marcia Franklin about her life and works, the most recent of which is Kinder Than Solitude. Li, who only came to the U.S. in 1996, was originally studying to be an epidemiologist, but fell in love with creative writing.G
11:00 am 
11:30 am 
Between The Lines with Barry Kibrick  "Jimmy Steinfeldt - Rock 'n' Roll Lens"  From Spin Magazine to the cover of Rolling Stone, many of Jimmy Steinfeldt's photographs are etched in our psyche. Now, he shares many of the stories behind those images. D
12:00 pm 
America ReFramed  "Random Acts of Legacy"  Today, we have the luxury of being able to document our lives in an instant, but during the Great Depression and into the 1950s, this luxury was almost nonexistent. Filmmaker and director Ali Kazimi knew he stumbled upon a rare artifact when he found himself in an online bidding war for film footage from 1936 to 1951. The old home movies had a name attached to it, Silas Fung, and offered a little-seen glimpse into how a Chinese family embraced American customs. D
1:00 pm 
Giap's Last Day at the Ironing Board Factory   In 1975, Giap, a pregnant Vietnamese refugee, escapes Saigon in a boat and within weeks is working on an assembly line in Indiana. Decades later, her aspiring filmmaker son documents her final day of work at America's last ironing board factory. D
1:30 pm 
Mr. Tanimoto's Journey   After the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor in 1941, 120,000 American citizens of Japanese descent were wrongfully imprisoned in internment camps across the country. Jim Tanimoto, born in in California is the last living member of a group of men known as Block 42, who bravely protested the loss of their constitutional rights. This is his story. D
2:00 pm 
Nothing Left to Lose   Nothing Left to Lose is a documentary which tells the story of approximately 100 Vietnamese refugees who have each lived in hiding for 25 years hoping to one day reclaim the dignity of being recognized as a person. While the Vietnam War slowly fades away in our collective memory, there remains a group of Vietnamese in Thailand who are still searching for a new place to call home. These refugees escaped Vietnam after the end of the war, but were rejected by all countries in which they sought asylum. D
3:00 pm 
NHK Newsline   NULL
3:30 pm 
DW News   NULL
4:00 pm 
4:30 pm 
DW News   NULL
5:00 pm 
Passing Poston: An American Story   Between 1942 and 1945, The Poston Relocation Center in Arizona housed more than 18,000 Japanese and Japanese-Americans, who worked as laborers to construct schools, farm the land and construct an irrigation system. PASSING POSTON: AN AMERICAN STORY recounts the moving and haunting stories of four former detainees. A tragic past haunts each person, now in the last chapter of their lives, as they struggle to reconcile the trauma of their youth. D
6:00 pm 
Relocation, Arkansas - Aftermath of Incarceration   In 1942, nearly 120,000 Americans of Japanese ancestry were forced into prisons in the interior because they looked like the enemy. Two of those prison camps were in Arkansas, a land of deep racial divide. Paul Takemoto's mother and grandparents had been imprisoned in one of the Arkansas camps. D
7:00 pm 
War for Guam   War for Guam is a documentary about World War II and its enduring legacy in Guam, a U.S. territory since 1898. The program tells the extraordinary story of how the Native people of Guam, the Chamorros, remained loyal to the U.S. D
8:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
9:00 pm 
9:30 pm 
DW Focus On Europe   Five years into the National Socialist Underground trials, the victims' families are disappointed. In the framework of further sanctions against Russia, the British government plans to question Russian property owners about the source of their wealth. D
10:00 pm 
Passing Poston: An American Story   Between 1942 and 1945, The Poston Relocation Center in Arizona housed more than 18,000 Japanese and Japanese-Americans, who worked as laborers to construct schools, farm the land and construct an irrigation system. PASSING POSTON: AN AMERICAN STORY recounts the moving and haunting stories of four former detainees. A tragic past haunts each person, now in the last chapter of their lives, as they struggle to reconcile the trauma of their youth. D
11:00 pm 
Relocation, Arkansas - Aftermath of Incarceration   In 1942, nearly 120,000 Americans of Japanese ancestry were forced into prisons in the interior because they looked like the enemy. Two of those prison camps were in Arkansas, a land of deep racial divide. Paul Takemoto's mother and grandparents had been imprisoned in one of the Arkansas camps. D

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Wednesday
May 16, 2018
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NOTE: When the Idaho Legislature is in session, programming on the Learn/Create and World channels may be pre-empted for live coverage from the House and Senate floors.
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