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S35 Ep5: Divided States of America (Part 1)

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Ahead of Donald Trump's inauguration, "Divided States of America" looks back at events during President Barack Obama's years in office that revealed deep divisions in our country. The documentary offers an in-depth view of the partisan gridlock in Washington, the rise of populist anger on both sides of the aisle, and the racial tensions that erupted throughout the country.

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S35 Ep10: American Patriot

Inside the armed uprising against the federal government.

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S35 Ep10: American Patriot

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S35 Ep12: Poverty, Politics and Profit

An investigation into the billions spent on affordable housing.

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S35 Ep12: Poverty, Politics and Profit

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S35 Ep11: Second Chance Kids

Inside the fight over the fate of juveniles sentenced to life in prison for murder.

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S35 Ep11: Second Chance Kids

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S35 Ep13: Bannon's War

Who is Stephen Bannon and how did he become Trump's top strategist?

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S35 Ep13: Bannon's War

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S35 Ep10: FRONTLINE Obtains Secret Bundy Footage Shot by FBI

A newly uncovered video shows an undercover FBI operation against the Bundy family.

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S35 Ep10: FRONTLINE Obtains Secret Bundy Footage Shot by FBI

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S35 Ep9: Forever Prison

FRONTLINE and Retro Report explore the untold history of the Guantanamo Bay prison.

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S35 Ep9: Forever Prison

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S35 Ep9: Out of Gitmo

The dramatic story of a Gitmo detainee released from the controversial U.S. prison.

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S35 Ep9: Out of Gitmo

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S35 Ep8: Battle for Iraq

A report on the fight for Mosul follows soldiers, ISIS suspects and civilians.

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S35 Ep8: Battle for Iraq

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S35 Ep8: Hunting ISIS

A dramatic report on an Iraqi unit rooting out ISIS fighters in a city of civilians.

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S35 Ep8: Hunting ISIS

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S35 Ep1: Inside the Making of "The Choice 2016"

FRONTLINE's executive producer Raney Aronson-Rath & filmmaker Michael Kirk share insights.

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S35 Ep1: Inside the Making of "The Choice 2016"

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New Documentaries for Next Season

A sneak peek at documentaries we’re working on for Season 36.

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New Documentaries for Next Season

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S35 Ep10: "American Patriot" - Preview

How the Bundy family’s fight invigorated armed militias and “patriot” groups.

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S35 Ep10: PBS Previews: American Patriot

FRONTLINE talks about "American Patriot."

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S35 Ep10: PBS Previews: American Patriot

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S35 Ep12: "Poverty, Politics and Profit" - Preview

With NPR, an investigation of an affordable housing system in crisis.

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