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American Experience: Ruthless: Monopoly’s Secret History
Discover the unexpected history behind Monopoly, America’s favorite board game.
Zora Neale Hurston: Claiming a Space
She interviewed one of the last known survivors of the slave ship Clotilda, collected African folklore, and studied “hoodoo.”
Riveted: The History of Jeans – An American Experience Encore
American Experience’s Riveted: The History of Jeans reveals the fascinating and surprising story of this iconic American garment.
American Experience: Taken Hostage
The crisis transformed the U.S. and Iran and forever upended the focus and direction of American foreign policy.
American Experience Encore: The Murder of Emmett Till
Emmett Till’s murder and his killers’ acquittals horrified the nation and the world and helped mobilize the Civil Rights movement.
WITF Passport Last Call: American Experience’s Woodstock
“American Experience: Woodstock” turned the lens back on the swarming, impromptu city that sprouted overnight on a few acres of farmland. Watch with your WITF Passport membership before the film expires on August 5.