TV: HISTORY & CULTURE

The Talk: Race in America

The Talk is a two-hour documentary about the increasingly necessary conversation taking place in homes and communities across the country between parents of color and their children.

Premieres Monday at 9pm on WGBH 2

WATCH A PREVIEW

WGBH NEWS

Martin Shkreli Comes to Harvard

Despite protests and fire alarms, Martin Shkreli - just barely - made it through his presentation at Harvard last week as students displayed varying levels of contempt at his visit.

GET THE STORY

TV: HISTORY & CULTURE

Ken Burns: Jackie Robinson

In Part 1 of the Ken Burns documentary, Robinson rises from humble origins to integrate Major League Baseball, performing brilliantly despite the threats and abuse he faces on and off the field.

Monday at 7pm on WGBH World

WATCH A PREVIEW

CD OF THE WEEK

Richard Strauss: Ariadne auf Naxos

JoAnn Falletta leads the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra in two orchestral suites from the German composer's theatrical repertoire.

All week on 99.5 WCRB

LEARN MORE

Connect to WGBH

Follow us
envelope Sign-up for updates from the WGBH Your Don't-Miss List, WGBH promotions, and previews of what's coming up on WGBH TV.

 

WGBH EventsWGBH Events

Check out the hottest events around town and at our studios.
» See what's coming up
 

Can You Put a Value on Public Television?

Meet five of the millions of people whose lives have been changed by WGBH and public media.

Recommended

TV: MUSIC & ENTERTAINMENT

Great Performances: NYC Ballet in Paris

New York City Ballet in Paris is the part one of a two-part special featuring four ballets by NYCB co-founder George Balanchine set to the music of French composers.

Monday at 12pm on WGBX 44

WGBH NEWS

Innovation Hub: Our Bodies, Ourselves

This week on Innovation Hub, we take a look at our bodies, from our genetic code to the food we eat.

Thursday at 9pm on 89.7 WGBH

WGBH NEWS

Baker Begins Search For New MBTA General Manager

On Thursday, Governor Baker said Transportation Secretary Stephanie Pollack will undertake a search to find a long-term general manager of the MBTA, something the agency has lacked for years.

TV: HISTORY & CULTURE

The Founding Fathers, Liberty & Slavery

Liberty & Slavery explores how the Founding Fathers were champions of liberty - and yet simultaneously champions of slavery.

Saturday at 10am and 4pm on WGBH World

WGBH News

Boston Public Radio: Women Want Political Power

An ardent Hillary Clinton supporter, Ryanne Olsen runs a training program for progressive women interested in running for office. After the election, a record number of women applied to the her program in Massachusetts and sixteen other states.

Support for WGBH is provided by:
Become a WGBH sponsor

myWGBH