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Crisis on Campus

53m 51s

FRONTLINE and Retro Report tell the inside story of the protests dividing college campuses over Israel and the war in Gaza. The documentary investigates the polarizing debate over free speech, antisemitism, Israel and the Palestinians, and the political forces behind the crisis.

Episodes

  • Crisis on Campus: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Crisis on Campus

    S2024 E7 - 53m 51s

    FRONTLINE and Retro Report tell the inside story of the protests dividing college campuses over Israel and the war in Gaza. The documentary investigates the polarizing debate over free speech, antisemitism, Israel and the Palestinians, and the political forces behind the crisis.

  • A Dangerous Assignment: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    A Dangerous Assignment

    S2024 E5 - 1h 24m

    With the Venezuelan news outlet Armando.info, FRONTLINE investigates the shadowy figure at the heart of a corruption scandal spanning from Venezuela to the U.S. This 90-minute documentary tells the inside story of Alex Saab, his capture and then release by the U.S. in a controversial prisoner swap, and what has happened to the journalists who helped uncover the corruption scandal.

  • Documenting Police Use of Force: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Documenting Police Use of Force

    S2024 E4 - 54m 23s

    FRONTLINE and The Associated Press investigate deaths that occurred after police used tactics like prone restraint and other “less-lethal force.” The documentary and accompanying reporting draw on police records, autopsy reports and body cam footage, and the most expansive tally of such deaths nationwide.

  • Children of Ukraine: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Children of Ukraine

    S2024 E3 - 54m 21s

    FRONTLINE examines how thousands of Ukrainian children have been taken and held in Russian-controlled territory since Russia’s 2022 invasion of Ukraine. The documentary follows Ukrainian families searching for their missing children, organizations investigating the alleged abductions and Ukrainian teenagers who escaped and say they were subjected to Russian propaganda.

  • Democracy on Trial: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Democracy on Trial

    S2024 E2 - 2h 24m

    The roots of the criminal cases against former President Trump stemming from his 2020 election loss. Amid the presidential race, examining the House Jan. 6 committee’s evidence, the threat to democracy and the historic charges against Trump.

  • Israel's Second Front: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Israel's Second Front

    S2024 E1 - 26m 21s

    Beyond Gaza, the power of Hamas, Hezbollah and other forces in the region. Correspondent Ramita Navai investigates militants in the West Bank and Lebanon, their ties to Iran and their role in the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians.

Extras + Features

  • "A Dangerous Assignment" - Preview: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    "A Dangerous Assignment" - Preview

    S2024 E5 - 31s

    With the Venezuelan news outlet Armando.info, FRONTLINE investigates the shadowy figure at the heart of a corruption scandal spanning from Venezuela to the U.S. This 90-minute documentary tells the inside story of Alex Saab, his capture and then release by the U.S. in a controversial prisoner swap, and what has happened to the journalists who helped uncover the corruption scandal.

  • "Documenting Police Use of Force" - Preview: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    "Documenting Police Use of Force" - Preview

    S2024 E4 - 31s

    FRONTLINE and The Associated Press investigate deaths that occurred after police used tactics like prone restraint and other “less-lethal force.” The documentary and accompanying reporting draw on police records, autopsy reports and body cam footage, and the most expansive tally of such deaths nationwide.

  • "Children of Ukraine" - Preview: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    "Children of Ukraine" - Preview

    S2024 E3 - 31s

    FRONTLINE examines how thousands of Ukrainian children have been taken and held in Russian-controlled territory since Russia’s 2022 invasion of Ukraine. The documentary follows Ukrainian families searching for their missing children, organizations investigating the alleged abductions and Ukrainian teenagers who escaped and say they were subjected to Russian propaganda.

  • Fractured: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Fractured

    S2024 - 28m 10s

    FRONTLINE, WFAE & Firelight Media investigate the long waits for mental health care that defendants who are deemed too sick to stand trial face in North Carolina. The documentary examines how the country’s mental health crisis is playing out within the criminal justice system in North Carolina, a state where it’s been harder to access mental health care than in most others.

  • "Democracy on Trial" - Preview: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    "Democracy on Trial" - Preview

    S2024 E2 - 32s

    The roots of the criminal cases against former President Trump stemming from his 2020 election loss. Amid the presidential race, examining the House Jan. 6 committee’s evidence, the threat to democracy and the historic charges against Trump.

  • Israel's Second Front/Failure at the Fence: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Israel's Second Front/Failure at the Fence

    S2024 E1 - 54m 23s

    Beyond Gaza, the power of Hamas, Hezbollah and other forces in the region. Correspondent Ramita Navai investigates militants in the West Bank and Lebanon, their ties to Iran and their role in the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians.

  • "Israel's Second Front" - Preview: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    "Israel's Second Front" - Preview

    S2024 E1 - 31s

    Amid concerns of a widening conflict in the Middle East, correspondent Ramita Navai reports from the West Bank about the growing tensions on the ground. With the war raging in Gaza, Navai investigates rising support for militant groups, including Hamas, since the Oct. 7 attack, Israel’s ongoing military campaign in the West Bank and the implications for a region on edge.

Schedule

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    FRONTLINE

    Crisis on Campus

    Saturday
    Jun 15

    1 Hour

    The inside story of the protests dividing college campuses and the debate over free speech, antisemitism, Israel and the Palestinians.
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    FRONTLINE

    Crisis on Campus

    Monday
    Jun 17

    1 Hour

    The inside story of the protests dividing college campuses and the debate over free speech, antisemitism, Israel and the Palestinians.

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