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January 30, 2017
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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.
7:00 am 
Reel South  "The State of Eugenics"  By Dawn Sinclair Shapiro. Between 1933 and 1974, the state of North Carolina ran one of the most aggressive eugenics programs, sterilizing more than 7,600 men, women and children. This film follows the journey of survivors, legislators and journalists who insist the state confront its role in the tragic, forced sterilization of thousands of Americans thought to have "undesirable" genetics. D

8:00 am 
Democracy Now!   NULL

9:00 am 
Women of '69, Unboxed   A group of women, college classmates, who were both electrified and pummeled by the turbulent surf of the 60s, look back, then ahead, as they turn 65, ruminate on their heartaches and triumphs, and evaluate the "dowry" they'll leave for future generations. If their parents were the Greatest Generation, perhaps this generation was the Loudest. They changed the world, at least in their fevered dreams, and the world changed them. D

10:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Winter Survival"  The Idaho Mountain Search and Rescue Unit makes a dramatic rescue of a hypothermic skier. Then, the program demonstrates how to build snow shelters and fires in winter conditions.G

10:30 am 
Dialogue  "The Rescued Film Project"  Host Marcia Franklin sits down with Boise's Levi Bettwieser, founder of the Rescued Film Project, to discuss the fascinating images he's discovered in his effort to preserve found film from around the world.G

11:00 am 
Overheard with Evan Smith  "R.L. Stine, Author"  R.L. Stine is a novelist, short story writer, and TV producer. D

11:30 am 

12:00 pm 
Nature  "A Sloth Named Velcro"  Friendship develops between a journalist and a baby sloth she names Velcro, who is in time, released to the wild. Filmed in Panama, Costa Rica and Colombia, the documentary also looks at the sanctuaries and rehabilitation centers that are springing up, and the network of people, including scientific researchers, working to learn more about sloths in order to protect them from advancing development.G

1:00 pm 
Reel South  "The State of Eugenics"  By Dawn Sinclair Shapiro. Between 1933 and 1974, the state of North Carolina ran one of the most aggressive eugenics programs, sterilizing more than 7,600 men, women and children. This film follows the journey of survivors, legislators and journalists who insist the state confront its role in the tragic, forced sterilization of thousands of Americans thought to have "undesirable" genetics. D

2:00 pm 
Doc World  "Tashi's Turbine"  Tashi Bista dreams of installing a makeshift wind turbine in Namdok, a remote village nestled high amongst the Himalayas of Nepal. Battered by wind and cold, Namdok, has been in darkness for centuries. Wearing Ray Bans to shield his eyes from the dust and just a leather jacket to insulate him from the bitter cold he surveys the village. D

3:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL

4:00 pm 

4:30 pm 
DW News   NULL

5:00 pm 
Independent Lens  "Powerless"  Electrical power and the power structure are examined in this film about individuals trying to make a difference in Kanpur, India, a city with 15-hour power outages and whole areas of the city with no electricity at all. A nimble, young electrician provides Robin Hood-style services to the poor, bringing them longed-for electricity. Meanwhile, the first female chief of the electricity utility company is on a mission to dismantle the illegal connections for good.G

6:00 pm 
AfroPop: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange  "My Father's Land"  My Father's Land is a feature documentary exploring the life of Papa Jah, a humble Haitian Gardener, whom has spent the last forty years in the Bahamas, building a life for himself and his children, while living in a marginalized Haitian community nicknamed the Mud. When news arrives of his 103 year old Father taking ill back in Haiti, Papa Jah fears he may not see him before he passes. He then sets out on an adventure, traveling back though Haiti, to his families small village on the island La Tortue, to reunite with his Father; hopefully before its too late. D

7:00 pm 
Local USA  "Veterans Coming Home: Military/Civilian Divide"  Four documentary shorts from the Veterans Coming Home project look at the military-civilian divide in America. "Recruiting in Times Square" goes inside the recruitment process, and the unlikely candidates who enlist, including new Americans. "From War to the Happiest Place on Earth" features an Army veteran who has a picture perfect life and job but wrestles with the demons of post-traumatic stress disorder. D

7:30 pm 
On Story  "The Path of an Action Writer: A Conversation with Robert Kamen"  Robert Mark Kamen looks back on his long-time working relationship with Luc Besson and his approach to writing description, violence, and well-developed characters in films such as The Fifth Element, The Transporter, and the Taken franchise. Followed by Luke Patton's short film, Foos Your Daddy?, about a young man's turning point with his overbearing father on the day he leaves for college. D

8:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL

9:00 pm 

9:30 pm 

10:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL

11:00 pm 
AfroPop: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange  "My Father's Land"  My Father's Land is a feature documentary exploring the life of Papa Jah, a humble Haitian Gardener, whom has spent the last forty years in the Bahamas, building a life for himself and his children, while living in a marginalized Haitian community nicknamed the Mud. When news arrives of his 103 year old Father taking ill back in Haiti, Papa Jah fears he may not see him before he passes. He then sets out on an adventure, traveling back though Haiti, to his families small village on the island La Tortue, to reunite with his Father; hopefully before its too late. D

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Monday
January 30, 2017
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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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