The Retirement Gamble
FRONTLINE raises troubling questions about how America’s financial institutions protect our retirement savings.
Generation LikeAug. 5, 2014 / 53:41Encore PresentationFRONTLINE explores how the perennial teen quest for identity and connection has migrated to social media - and how big brands are increasingly co-opting young consumers' digital presences.Watch Now » Losing IraqJul. 29, 2014 / 1:24:10FRONTLINE examines the unfolding chaos in Iraq: What went wrong? How did we get here? And what happens now?Watch Now » Poor KidsJul. 22, 2014 / 53:39Encore PresentationFRONTLINE explores what poverty means to children and to the country’s future.Watch Now » Separate and UnequalJul. 15, 2014 / 27:14Sixty years after the Supreme Court declared separate schools for black and white children unconstitutional, school segregation is making a comeback. Watch Now » Omarina's StoryJul. 15, 2014 / 23:07FRONTLINE updates the story of a struggling student from the Bronx who today is excelling at an elite prep school thanks to a groundbreaking program to stem the high school dropout crisis.Watch Now » Secrets of the VaticanJul. 8, 2014 / 1:23:41Encore PresentationAn inside look at the scandals that rocked Benedict’s Papacy.Watch Now » To Catch a TraderJul. 1, 2014 / 52:42Encore PresentationFRONTLINE goes inside the dramatic, unprecedented hunt that uncovered vast insider trading at Wall Street hedge funds.Watch Now » Syria: Arming the RebelsMay. 27, 2014 / 18:10FRONTLINE finds Syrian rebel fighters who say they’re being secretly armed and trained by the United States. Watch Now » The Battle for UkraineMay. 27, 2014 / 32:04FRONTLINE reveals deep-seated hatreds between right-wing Ukrainian nationalists and violent pro-Russian separatists vying for control of the country.Watch Now » Prison StateApr. 29, 2014 / 1:23:40An intimate look at the cycle of mass incarceration in America -- and one state's effort to reverse the trend. Watch Now » Solitary NationApr. 22, 2014 / 53:40With unprecedented access, FRONTLINE shows you what it's really like for prisoners who are serving time in solitary confinement.Watch Now » Secret State of North KoreaApr. 8, 2014 / 53:41Encore PresentationFRONTLINE shines a light on the hidden world of the North Korean people, revealing how ordinary citizens are resisting one of the world's most oppressive regimesWatch Now » TB Silent KillerMar. 25, 2014 / 1:23:41FRONTLINE presents an unforgettable portrait of lives forever changed by tuberculosis, once thought to be a disease of the past.Watch Now » Rape in the FieldsMar. 18, 2014 / 53:38Encore PresentationLowell Bergman investigates the hidden reality of rape on the job for immigrant women working in America’s fields, farms and factories. Watch Now » Secrets of the VaticanFeb. 25, 2014 / 1:23:41An inside look at the scandals that rocked Benedict’s Papacy.Watch Now » Generation LikeFeb. 18, 2014 / 53:41FRONTLINE explores how the perennial teen quest for identity and connection has migrated to social media - and how big brands are increasingly co-opting young consumers' digital presences.Watch Now » Syria's Second FrontFeb. 11, 2014 / 21:21Three years in to Syria's civil war, another enemy has emerged: factions aligned with Al Qaeda. Go inside the rebels' new fight with rare, exclusive footage from inside the country.Watch Now » League of Denial: The NFL's Concussion CrisisJan. 28, 2014 / 1:53:41Encore PresentationWhat did the NFL know, and when did they know it? In a special two-part investigation, FRONTLINE reveals the hidden story of the NFL and brain injuries.Watch Now »
O’Bannon Ruling Raises New Questions Over Future of Money in Big-time College Sports
A landmark ruling has cleared a path for college athletes to earn compensation from the NCAA, but the case also left many unanswered questions about the complicated and controversial role of money in collegiate athletics. Read more
Back from Iraq: 10 Questions with Martin Smith
The FRONTLINE producer was on the ground in Iraq as the US began airstrikes against ISIS. He's safely out now -- and he's answering your questions about what he saw. Read more
Why Are So Many Westerners Joining ISIS?
And do they pose an imminent danger to the U.S. and other Western targets? Read more
“For Now, It Seems, Iraq Is No More”
"Today, you are either a Shia, a Sunni, a Christian, a Kurd," writes FRONTLINE's Martin Smith from Baghdad. "You are not an Iraqi first." Read more
Inside a Camp for Iraqis Fleeing ISIS
As the U.S. airstrikes begin, FRONTLINE producer Martin Smith reports from Mosul on the developing crisis. Read more
Where is Voter Discrimination the Worst?
Voting discrimination persists nationwide, but the worst offenders today are still southern states with a history of blocking minorities' access to the ballot, according to a new study by the National Commission on Voting Rights. Read more
What Did “Generation Like” Think of “Generation Like”?
In "Generation Like," teens told FRONTLINE that social media makes them feel empowered. Six months later, do they still feel the same way? Read more
Can the Kurds Hold Out Against ISIS?
In the last week, ISIS and the Kurds have turned their guns on each other. What happens next? Read more
Baghdad Dispatch: Checkpoint (In)Security
More than 10 years after the fall of Saddam, the people of Baghdad might reasonably have hoped that they could drive about their city without worrying about kidnappings and bombings. Read more
New Report Raises Questions About Guilt of Executed Texas Man
A witness who testified that Willingham confessed to arson says he lied in exchange for favorable treatment from prosecutors. Read more
Coming in August on FRONTLINE
Set your DVR for rebroadcasts of three popular documentaries this month. Read more
Who is Nouri al-Maliki?
Eight years ago, Nouri al-Maliki went from political unknown to prime minister of Iraq. Today, he draws comparisons to the man he once fought to overthrow, Saddam Hussein. Read more
The Iraq War’s Key Players: Where Are They Now?
From Muqtada al-Sadr to the Sons of Iraq, these players shaped Iraq during the war. They may still have a role to play in its future. Read more
Iraq: How Did We Get Here?
From "shock and awe" to ISIS, FRONTLINE explores the key turning points in the war and its aftermath. Read more
Dispatch: Return to Baghdad
FRONTLINE producer Martin Smith, who made four films on Iraq, has just arrived in Baghdad after a long absence. He's currently producing a film on the unfolding crisis in the country. Read more