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April 30, 2017
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10:30 am 
Search for the USS Scorpion   The War of 1812 hit the Chesapeake hard: Britain's Royal Navy was the most powerful force in the world and her warships raided bayside towns with impunity. In Baltimore, Revolutionary War hero Joshua Barney could not sit idly by. To mount a counterstrike, he assembled a mosquito fleet dubbed The Chesapeake Flotilla . D
11:00 am 
Keeping The Potomac: The Politics of Water   In the Shenandoah River, a major tributary to the Potomac, fish kills caused by algae are common and an obvious concern for River Keeper Mark Frondorf. Although Mark works tirelessly to encourage farmers to fence their animals out of waterways, many farmers do not engage in best management practices, which will protect the river from these dangers. On the Upper Potomac river, River Keeper Brent Walls monitors the river for the Potomac Riverkeepers Network. D
11:30 am 
Start Up  "Break Away and Take A Vacation"  Gary and the crew are heading to Brooklyn, New York to talk to Monique, who began "Akwaaba", a unique bed and breakfast that's getting rave reviews. Then they travel to Indianapolis to speak with Heather, who started "Retro 101," Indiana's first fashion boutique on wheels. And last, they swing by Milwaukee to meet with Ray, who created "Rays Indoor Mountain Bike Park" a place for anyone from amateurs to professionals to enjoy biking year round. D
12:00 pm 
To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe   1) President Donald Trump's First 100 Days: What effect has this administration's policies have on women and children? 2) Ivanka Trump Booed: At a conference, the First daughter defended her dad's stance on women's rights. 3) Behind The Headlines: Our House - fighting poverty. Panel: Del. D
12:30 pm 
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1:00 pm 
Eyes on the Prize: World Channel Special  "Ain't Gonna Shuffle No More (1964-72)"  A call to pride and a renewed push for unity galvanize black America. World heavyweight champion Cassius Clay challenges America to accept him as Muhammad Ali, a minister of Islam who refuses to fight in Vietnam. Students at Howard University in Washington, D.C. D
2:00 pm 
Eyes on the Prize: World Channel Special  "A Nation of Law? (1968-71)"  Black activism is increasingly met with a sometimes violent and unethical response from local and federal law enforcement agencies. In Chicago, two Black Panther Party leaders are killed in a pre-dawn raid by police acting on information supplied by an FBI informant. In the wake of President Nixon's call to "law and order," stepped-up arrests push the already poor conditions at New York's Attica State Prison to the limit. D
3:00 pm 
Eyes on the Prize: World Channel Special  "The Keys to the Kingdom (1974-80)"  In the 1970s, antidiscrimination legal rights gained in past decades by the civil rights movement are put to the test. In Boston, some whites violently resist a federal court school desegregation order. Atlanta's first black mayor, Maynard Jackson, proves that affirmative action can work, but the Bakke Supreme Court case challenges that policy. D
4:00 pm 
Eyes on the Prize: World Channel Special  "Back to the Movement (1979-Mid 80s)"  Power and powerlessness. Miami's black community -- pummelled by urban renewal, a lack of jobs, and police harassment -- explodes in rioting. But in Chicago, an unprecedented grassroots movement triumphs. D
5:00 pm 
Against All Odds: The Fight for a Black Middle Class   New York Times Journalist Bob Herbert narrates this documentary about the extraordinary difficulty African-Americans have faced in their efforts to establish and maintain a middle class standard of living. The film will surprise a lot of people. The black middle class has never been as large or as robust as most Americans - including most black Americans - have wanted to believe. D
6:00 pm 
Idaho Reports   The Idaho Reports crew provides reporting and analysis of Idaho issues around the state and in Congress.G
6:30 pm 
Leaves of Change   Nearly 5,000 years old and still going strong, tea is one of the most consumed beverages on Earth. Nowhere is it more culturally and economically significant than in China, its birthplace. The half-hour documentary LEAVES OF CHANGE documents tea culture in China, from its harvest on breathtaking mountainside plantations, to its role in exotic ceremonies in exclusive members-only tea houses, to its surprising significance in bird-fighting competitions. D
7:00 pm 
Making Sense of Place: Portland   The third installment in the MAKING SENSE OF PLACE series profiles the transformation of Portland, Oreg. from an urban wasteland into a thriving metropolis. Following the rapid and uncontrolled growth of the 1950s and '60s, the civic leaders of Portland developed and implemented some of the most successful land-use policies in the United States. D
8:00 pm 
One Day in the American City  "The Love of City"  Immerse yourself in the story of the American city, as told by thousands of filmmakers in a single day. Homelessness, gentrification, new technology, the sharing economy, gun laws and urban farming are just some of the topics explored. D
8:30 pm 
One Day in the American City  "The Struggles of Our Cities"  Confront the challenges of the American city, as told by thousands of filmmakers in a single day. Homelessness, gentrification, crime and climate change are just some of the topics explored. D
9:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Silver Valley Rising"  Once the richest silver producing region in the world, today the North Idaho valley is a Superfund site. Tomorrow, people are looking to a resort and tourism economy.G
9:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Serious Laughter: Dean Obeidallah"  Host Marcia Franklin talks with Muslim-American comic Dean Obeidallah. The son of a Palestinian-American father and an Italian-American mother, Obeidallah originally practiced law. He talks with Franklin about why he became a standup comedian, and why he's concentrated his comedic career on educating audiences about Islam.G
10:00 pm 
Nature  "Forest of the Lynx"  Forests are far more complex than previously imagined. The documentary, filmed in 4K, travels deep into the remote forests of the Kalkalpen National Park in Austria - the largest area of wilderness in the Alps. Abandoned and unmanaged by man for close to a quarter of a century, the forest's dramatic cycle of growth and decay now rules the landscape. D
11:00 pm 
Making Sense of Place: Portland   The third installment in the MAKING SENSE OF PLACE series profiles the transformation of Portland, Oreg. from an urban wasteland into a thriving metropolis. Following the rapid and uncontrolled growth of the 1950s and '60s, the civic leaders of Portland developed and implemented some of the most successful land-use policies in the United States. D

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