While most political coverage is fixated on the latest developments in Congress, some of the biggest, most pressing issues facing Americans are decided in the more anonymous halls of our state capital buildings.This week we push aside our regular reporters to bring you four state lawmakers, two from Missouri and two from Kansas to dissect ...Continue Reading
President Obama has pointed to Yemen as a model for the U.S.’s counter-terrorism strategy. But now, an anti-American rebel group known as the Houthis has ousted the president and thrown the country into turmoil. As a Saudi-led military campaign bombards Yemen, FRONTLINE in conjunction with BBC Arabic brings this special report from inside the war ...Continue Reading
Animal Homes: The Nest VIDEO
Bird nests come in all shapes and sizes, crafted from an inexhaustible diversity of materials. Each one is a remarkable work of art, built with just a beak! We begin with a museum collection of nests and branch out to scenes in the wild all over the world, where birds arrive at diverse nesting grounds ...Continue Reading
Germany is on the rise and Hitler has plans for World domination. Hitler sees the battleship as the ultimate status symbol for his new Third Reich and orders two vessels to be constructed that are bigger, more powerful and more heavily armored than anything else at sea… on Nazi Mega Weapons.
Inside the Court of Henry VIII pulls back the veil to expose the vicious rivalries and conspiracies that characterized Henry VIII’s court, where a man could find ultimate riches — or his head impaled on a traitor’s spike.
Everyday life in Baghdad VIDEO
Most videos out of Iraq don’t make you smile — but this one will. “Life in Baghdad,” a new FRONTLINE short film narrated by correspondent Martin Smith, is a rare and surprising glimpse into the everyday lives of ordinary young Iraqis who are finding moments to laugh, celebrate, and flirt amid the chaos of war. ...Continue Reading