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    After Words with Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin

    The parents of Trayvon Martin, Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin, discuss their son’s life and death and their experience with the judicial system. They are interviewed by Wesley Lowery, author of They Can’t Kill Us All.

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    In Depth with Dave Barry

    Pulitzer Prize-winning author and columnist Dave Barry talks about his life and career and responds to viewer comments and questions.

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  • Tuesday

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    8:00PM ESTEnhanced InterrogationJames Mitchell talks about the development and workings of the CIA’s…
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    9:30PM ESTThe Drone MemosJameel Jaffer, former deputy legal director of the ACLU, discusses the…
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    10:19PM ESTBlood at the RootPatrick Phillips recalls the murder of a young girl in Forsyth County,…
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    10:31PM ESTPanel Discussion on National SecurityPanelists talk about national security at the 2017 Rancho Mirage Writers…
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    11:30PM ESTThe Big StickEliot Cohen argues that hard power is still essential in world today and…
  • Wednesday

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    12:23AM ESTEnhanced InterrogationJames Mitchell talks about the development and workings of the CIA’s…
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    1:53AM ESTThe Drone MemosJameel Jaffer, former deputy legal director of the ACLU, discusses the…
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    2:43AM ESTBlood at the RootPatrick Phillips recalls the murder of a young girl in Forsyth County,…
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    2:54AM ESTPanel Discussion on National SecurityPanelists talk about national security at the 2017 Rancho Mirage Writers…
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    3:53AM ESTThe Big StickEliot Cohen argues that hard power is still essential in world today and…
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    8:00PM ESTCivilianizedIraq War veteran Michael Anthony chronicles his decline after returning…
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    9:00PM ESTOn War and PoliticsMajor General Arnold Punaro (Ret.), who served 35 years with the Marine…
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    10:15PM ESTTough as They ComeRetired U.S. Army staff sergeant Travis Mills discusses his book, Tough as…
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    11:05PM ESTCivilianizedIraq War veteran Michael Anthony chronicles his decline after returning…
  • Thursday

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    12:05AM ESTOn War and PoliticsMajor General Arnold Punaro (Ret.), who served 35 years with the Marine…
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    1:20AM ESTTough as They ComeRetired U.S. Army staff sergeant Travis Mills discusses his book, Tough as…
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    8:00PM ESTThe Framers' CoupHarvard University law professor Michael Klarman recalls the drafting of the…
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    9:00PM ESTIf This Be TreasonJournalist Jeremy Duda provides a history of the act of treason in…
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    9:45PM ESTThe Constitution TodayFrom the 2016 Bill of Rights Day Book Festival, Legal scholar Akhil Reed…
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    10:47PM ESTSovereign DutyAttorney and U.S. Army veteran KrisAnne Hall outlines what citizens can do…
  • Friday

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    12:37AM ESTThe Framers' CoupHarvard University law professor Michael Klarman recalls the drafting of the…
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    1:37AM ESTIf This Be TreasonJournalist Jeremy Duda provides a history of the act of treason in…
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    2:22AM ESTThe Constitution TodayFrom the 2016 Bill of Rights Day Book Festival, Legal scholar Akhil Reed…
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    3:24AM ESTSovereign DutyAttorney and U.S. Army veteran KrisAnne Hall outlines what citizens can do…
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    8:00PM ESTAfter Words with Sophia NelsonJournalist Sophia Nelson provides steps that she argues will move the…
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    9:00PM ESTAfter Words with Hugh HewittRadio talk show host Hugh Hewitt discusses his blueprint for how the…
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    9:58PM ESTAfter Words with Emrys WestacottProfessor Emrys Westacott explores the philosophy behind frugal living. He…
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    10:55PM ESTAfter Words with Bret BaierFox News Channel chief political anchor Bret Baier looks at the exchange…
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    11:52PM ESTAfter Words with Sophia NelsonJournalist Sophia Nelson provides steps that she argues will move the…
  • Saturday

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    12:52AM ESTAfter Words with Hugh HewittRadio talk show host Hugh Hewitt discusses his blueprint for how the…
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    1:50AM ESTAfter Words with Emrys WestacottProfessor Emrys Westacott explores the philosophy behind frugal living. He…
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    2:48AM ESTAfter Words with Bret BaierFox News Channel chief political anchor Bret Baier looks at the exchange…
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    8:00AM ESTThe Blood of Emmett TillTimothy Tyson, senior research scholar at the Center for Documentary…
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    9:30AM ESTThe New BrooklynManhattan Institute fellow Kay Hymowitz discusses the transformation of…
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    10:30AM ESTThe Genius of JudaismBernard-Henri Levy explores what it means to be a Jew today. He also…
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    12:00PM ESTThe Big StickEliot Cohen argues that hard power is still essential in world today and…
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    1:00PM ESTWhat Washington Gets WrongJennifer Bachner and Benjamin Ginsberg of Johns Hopkins University talk…
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    2:30PM ESTTrue SouthJon Else, producer and cinematographer of the Civil Rights documentary…
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    4:00PM ESTLetters to a Young MuslimOmar Saif Ghobash, UAE’s ambassador to Russia, talks about the dangers of…
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    5:00PM ESTUrban ForestsJill Jonnes examines the natural history of trees and their impact on…
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    7:00PM ESTWatching TVWalter Podrazik, television curator at the Museum of Broadcast…
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    10:00PM ESTAfter Words with Sybrina Fulton and Tracy MartinThe parents of Trayvon Martin, Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin, discuss their…
  • Sunday

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    12:00AM ESTSovereign DutyAttorney and U.S. Army veteran KrisAnne Hall outlines what citizens can do…
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    2:00AM ESTCivilianizedIraq War veteran Michael Anthony chronicles his decline after returning…
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    3:00AM ESTThe Glass UniverseDava Sobel talks about women who worked for the Harvard College…
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    4:20AM ESTRefinery TownLabor reporter Steve Early discusses the fight by the citizens of…
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    5:30AM ESTAuthors on Writing HistoryBiographer Robert Caro and historian Brenda Wineapple talk about writing…
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    6:30AM ESTFailure to AdjustEdward Alden discusses America’s role in the global economy. He speaks…
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    7:15AM ESTGrace and Justice on Death RowAttorney Brian Stolarz reports on his client, Alfred Dewayne Brown, who…
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    8:15AM ESTGame of LoansBeth Akers, senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute, argues that the…
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    9:00AM ESTWatching TVWalter Podrazik, television curator at the Museum of Broadcast…
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    12:00PM ESTAfter Words with Roger StoneRepublican strategist Roger Stone discusses the 2016 election and Donald…
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    1:00PM ESTThirteen Days in SeptemberPulitzer Prize-winning author Lawrence Wright discusses his book, Thirteen…
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    2:00PM ESTIf This Be TreasonJournalist Jeremy Duda provides a history of the act of treason in…
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    2:45PM ESTRiggedDean Baker, co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research,…
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    4:00PM ESTWhy?Peter Hayes, chair of the Academic Committee at the U.S. Holocaust…
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    9:00PM ESTAfter Words with Sybrina Fulton and Tracy MartinThe parents of Trayvon Martin, Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin, discuss their…
  • Monday

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    12:00AM ESTAfter Words with Sybrina Fulton and Tracy MartinThe parents of Trayvon Martin, Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin, discuss their…
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    2:00AM ESTUrban ForestsJill Jonnes examines the natural history of trees and their impact on…
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    2:30AM ESTWatching TVWalter Podrazik, television curator at the Museum of Broadcast…
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    3:00AM ESTAfter Words with Sybrina Fulton and Tracy MartinThe parents of Trayvon Martin, Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin, discuss their…
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    4:00AM ESTPanel Discussion on America's HospitalsDr. David Agus, author of The Lucky Years, and Aubrey Serfling, CEO and…
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    5:00AM ESTSovereign DutyAttorney and U.S. Army veteran KrisAnne Hall outlines what citizens can do…

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