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January 9, 2017
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7:00 am 
Reel South  "Soul City"  By Monica Berra, SheRea DelSol and Gini Richards. Learn the story of a group of civil rights activists who attempted to build a multiracial utopia - Soul City - in the heart of North Carolina's Klan Country in the 1970s. Rich archival material, interviews with former and current Soul City residents, animation and soulful rhythms of the era bring alive the vision of founder Floyd B. McKissick and his band of idealists who, though the odds were stacked against them, risked it all to build the city of their dreams. D

7:30 am 
Reel South  "Eat White Dirt"  By Adam Forrester. Discover the oddly spellbinding personal, cultural and scientific history of the deeply transgressive and often misunderstood practice of consuming earth, a phenomenon known as geophagy. The film collects and combines the experiences, processes and explanations of people who eat white dirt with information from the scientists who study the phenomenon. D

8:00 am 
Democracy Now!   NULL

9:00 am 
Music Voyager  "Rajasthan"  Music Voyager host Jacob Edgar travels to Rajasthan, the desert state in northwestern India with an influential cultural legacy. Known as the birthplace of the Gypsies, Rajasthani music is as colorful and soulful as its surroundings. Edgar embarks on a hair-raising drive along India's dangerous back roads, before arriving at the ancient city of Jaipur. D

9:30 am 
Life on the Line  "The Aftermath"  In one of the worst storms on record, Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines with devastating force. More than 6,000 people died and thousands more displaced, leaving a whole region left to face loss, hardship, and depression. In the aftermath of the deadly typhoon, an international behavioral health trauma team touches down to help those facing grief and post-traumatic stress. D

10:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Winter Solitude"  Outdoor Idaho skis into a Mongolian yurt; follows some expert alpine skiers as they helicopter into the remote Boulder Mountains; and meetsup with some mushers, whose sled dogs manage to win national races, even under less than ideal conditions. D

10:30 am 
Dialogue  "Historian Laurel Thatcher Ulrich"  Historian Laurel Thatcher Ulrich coined the phrase: "Well-behaved women seldom make history." The Harvard University professor grew up in Sugar City, Idaho, and won a Pulitzer Prize in 1991 for her book A Midwife's Tale: The Life of Martha Ballard, which was adapted into a PBS American Experience documentary. Host Marcia Franklin talks with Ulrich about her latest book, A House Full of Females: Mormon Diaries, 1835-1870.G

11:00 am 
Overheard with Evan Smith  "Marcus Samuelsson, Chef/Restaurateur"  Marcus Samuelsson is a chef and restaurateur who has written numerous cookbooks. In 2013, he won the James Beard Foundation award for Writing and Literature related to food. He was the youngest chef ever to receive a three-star restaurant review from the New York Times. D

11:30 am 
Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly   Brexit and London's Muslim Mayor - Despite hate crimes, anti-immigrant speech and Britain's vote to leave the European Union, Sadiq Khan, a British-born Muslim of Pakistani descent, was elected Mayor of London last summer. Recently, when he was visiting the U.S., David Tereshchuk talked with him about bigotry, extremism and the lessons of learning to box. D

12:00 pm 
Nature  "Meet The Coywolf"  A mixture of western coyote and eastern wolf, the coywolf is a remarkable new hybrid carnivore that is taking over territories once roamed by wolves and slipping unnoticed into our cities. Its appearance is very recent - within the last 90 years - in evolutionary terms. Beginning in Canada, the story of how this creature came to be is an extraordinary tale of how quickly adaptation and evolution can occur, especially when humans interfere.G

1:00 pm 
Reel South  "Soul City"  By Monica Berra, SheRea DelSol and Gini Richards. Learn the story of a group of civil rights activists who attempted to build a multiracial utopia - Soul City - in the heart of North Carolina's Klan Country in the 1970s. Rich archival material, interviews with former and current Soul City residents, animation and soulful rhythms of the era bring alive the vision of founder Floyd B. McKissick and his band of idealists who, though the odds were stacked against them, risked it all to build the city of their dreams. D

1:30 pm 
Reel South  "Eat White Dirt"  By Adam Forrester. Discover the oddly spellbinding personal, cultural and scientific history of the deeply transgressive and often misunderstood practice of consuming earth, a phenomenon known as geophagy. The film collects and combines the experiences, processes and explanations of people who eat white dirt with information from the scientists who study the phenomenon. D

2:00 pm 
Sight: The Story of Vision   SIGHT is arguably our most important sense, an extremely complex process, which requires light that can start with photons, generated in distant stars and ending in the visual cortex of our brains. In the middle of this process are our eyes. This hour-long documentary looks at the science, medicine and technology of vision and the individuals who are battling the darkness of blindness. D

3:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL

4:00 pm 

4:30 pm 
DW News   NULL

5:00 pm 
@Home   @HOME journeys through the landscape of a forgotten America, introducing the invisible communities of people living without permanent housing. The one-hour documentary examines the crisis of homelessness through the lens of e-activist Mark Horvath, who harnesses social media's potential to democratize and empower the less fortunate. @HOME follows Horvath on a whirlwind road trip across the country, from Las Vegas to Arkansas to Pittsburgh, as he interviews newly and chronically homeless people in tent cities, under bridges and at by-the-week motels. D

6:00 pm 

7:00 pm 
Local USA  "Postcards from the Great Divide: Mn, Tx, Fl"  Three episodes from the Postcards from the Great Divide series examine the partisan split among the electorate in Minnesota, Florida and Texas. In THE BIG SORT by Heather Courtney, the political gulf between blue voters who choose to live in "creative-class" urban oases, as red voters remain in rural areas. Minnesota native Aaron Spading, once a conservative church-goer has turned far-left, a blue dot in a sea of red. D

7:30 pm 
On Story  "Norman Lear - A Retrospective"  Perhaps one of the most influential contributors to the landscape of situational comedies and progressive writing in Hollywood, Norman Lear transformed a genre known for play-it-safe humor into a platform for how Americans experience social issues. In this week's On Story, Lear remembers a few of his favorite episodes and how he created some of the most beloved characters in the history of television. D

8:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL

9:00 pm 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report, Donald Trump was not at the Detroit Auto Show, but this year he had the biggest presence. Plus, Wall Street is eager for a package of business friendly policies. But do investors have the patience to wait for them to take effect?. D

9:30 pm 
Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly   Brexit and London's Muslim Mayor - Despite hate crimes, anti-immigrant speech and Britain's vote to leave the European Union, Sadiq Khan, a British-born Muslim of Pakistani descent, was elected Mayor of London last summer. Recently, when he was visiting the U.S., David Tereshchuk talked with him about bigotry, extremism and the lessons of learning to box. D

10:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL

11:00 pm 

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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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