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11:30 am 
Start Up  "Wake Up and Smell The Dog Food"  Gary and the crew visit New York to talk to Sam, the owner of Public Espresso, a local coffee shop that serves single-origin coffees from around the globe. Then they head to Boston, Massachusetts to talk to Emily, creator of Fedwell, a brand of organic dog food that strives to bring a home cooked meal to every dog. D
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12:30 pm 
Washington Week   NULL
1:00 pm 
American Forum  "Was 2016 A Truly Pivotal Election In American History?"  Is America's relationship with the world weaker or stronger than a year ago? A special report on foreign policy in President Trump's first year. D
1:30 pm 
Open Mind  "The Town Hall Lives"  Guest: Jimmy Dahman. Town Hall Project executive director Jimmy Dahman talks about empowering constituents and promoting civic engagement with elected officials. D
2:00 pm 
Focus On Europe  "Neo-Nazis On Mallorca"  Greece's tax inspectors are trying to combat massive fraud. Urban explorers relish ruins in Kyiv. D
2:30 pm 
Global 3000  "Plastics-Free Future?"  Animals usually migrate in search of food or warmer climes, or because it's mating season. But the fruit bats of central Africa move for different reasons. D
3:00 pm 
America ReFramed  "A Will for the Woods"  Musician, folk dancer, and psychiatrist Clark Wang prepares for his own green burial, determined that his final resting place will benefit the earth. He has discovered a movement that uses burial to conserve and restore natural areas, forgoing toxic, wasteful funeral practices engineered to preserve the body at the ecosystem's expense. Clark, a spirited and charismatic advocate, sets out to save a tract of forest with the help of green burial pioneers and a compassionate local cemeterian. D
4:03 pm 
Highpointers   Two college-age women attempting to climb the highest peaks in 50 states meet their match in Wyoming. This warmly-told family film in the first to introduce the little known sport of 'highpointing," a quirky American hobby for nature lovers and climbers. Their quest turns more serious as they learn Wyoming's Gannett Peak is deep in wilderness territory. D
5:00 pm 
The Arab Americans   The Arab Americans is the new 60-minute documentary illustrating the contributions made to the American fabric for almost 200 years by those who immigrated to the United States from the Middle East, North Africa and the Arabian Peninsula. This untold story vividly paints a portrait of the Arab-American immigrant experience through the stories of people who, like all Americans, immigrated in pursuit of the American Dream, including Senator George Mitchell, actor Jamie Farr, General John Abizaid, NYT foreign correspondent Anthony Shadid, Helen Thomas and more. With historical immigration patterns as background, the film explores the personal stories of Arab-Americans and how they have contributed to the collective American experience. D
6:00 pm 
The Farthest - Voyager In Space   Launched in 1977, NASA's epic Voyager missions revolutionized our understanding of Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and their spectacular moons and rings. In 2012, Voyager 1 left our solar system and ushered humanity into the interstellar age. D
8:00 pm 
Editor and the Dragon: Horace Carter Fights The Klan   Narrated by Oscar-winning actor Morgan Freeman, this is the story of Pulitzer Prize-winning publisher Horace Carter (1921-2009) and his bold reporting on the Ku Klux Klan in the pre-Civil Rights era. Carter, the 29-year-old editor of the weekly Tabor City Tribune, stood against the Klan and risked life, livelihood, friendships and his family's safety to protest the Klan's racist rhetoric and vigilantism. His courageous reports and the unwavering integrity of his weekly editorials helped lead to the first FBI investigation of the Klan during that era, and to the arrest and conviction of nearly 100 Klansmen.G
9:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "The CCC In Idaho"  In the 1930s, Idaho was invaded. Roosevelt's Tree Army - the Civilian Conservation Corps - swept into the state's forests, rangelands and parks. Today, veterans of the CCC revisit the trails, bridges, picnic facilities and even a tunnel they constructed. The show reflects on how the CCC changed Idaho and a generation.G
9:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Shakespeare's First Folio"  In honor of the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death and in celebration of nationwide exhibitions of the bard's 1623 First Folio - the first printed collection of his complete works - pre-eminent Shakespeare scholar and author Professor Eric Rasmussen discusses this rare and significant collection of Shakespeare's plays.G
10:00 pm 
The Farthest - Voyager In Space   Launched in 1977, NASA's epic Voyager missions revolutionized our understanding of Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and their spectacular moons and rings. In 2012, Voyager 1 left our solar system and ushered humanity into the interstellar age. D

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