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Sep 08, 2014, 10:10 ET

WORLD Channel Spotlights Dropout Crisis with Compelling and Original Documentaries in September

In support of the public media wide initiative American Graduate Day on September 27, 2014, WORLD Channel will present a rich selection of...

Jul 31, 2014, 09:00 ET

Experience Novel World Views & Stories in Four New Global Voices Documentaries

 This August, WORLD Channel's original international series, Global Voices, continues to bring stories from around the globe to the...

Jun 30, 2014, 09:00 ET

Inside the Tea Party on WORLD Channel

 While the U.S. takes time to celebrate freedom and independence on the July 4th holiday, the July 8th broadcast of America Reframed: Town...

May 28, 2014, 09:00 ET

WORLD Channel -- Equality for All in June

This June, WORLD Channel programming showcases compelling stories that explore the ongoing battle for equality with a special look at LGBT...

May 12, 2014, 09:00 ET

WORLD Channel Honors Veterans in May with Compelling & Original Documentaries

 In honor of returning veterans and in remembrance of those who bravely fought and died for our country, WORLD Channel will feature exclusive...

Mar 27, 2014, 09:30 ET

WORLD Channel's April Focus on Resiliency and Overcoming Adversity

 WORLD Channel will focus on resiliency this April with programming that features people from around the world overcoming challenges such as...

Feb 25, 2014, 10:00 ET

Celebrate Women's History Month on WORLD Channel this March

 Beginning Sunday, March 2, WORLD Channel will celebrate Women's History Month with impactful programs featuring women and girls facing...

Jan 03, 2014, 08:30 ET
WORLD Channel captures the small stories that give voice to a transforming America. (PRNewsFoto/WORLD Channel)

WORLD Channel Focuses on Fight for Economic Equality

January lineup examines economic disparities in the U.S. As the economic divide continues to widen, WORLD Channel looks at the tough financial...

Sep 19, 2013, 08:00 ET
American Graduate Week premieres Tuesday, September 24, 2013 on WORLD Channel with the premiere of "The Medicine Game" (left) and concludes Tuesday, October 1, 2013 with the premiere of "The New Public" (right). Both films are part of WORLD Channel's flagship series America ReFramed.  (PRNewsFoto/WORLD Channel)

WORLD Channel's America ReFramed Series Premieres Two Compelling Documentaries Highlighting the Challenges of the American School System During American Graduate Week

-- The Medicine Game and The New Public bookend week of programming beginning Tuesday, September 24, 2013 on WORLD Channel (check local listings)...