MUSIC & CULTURE

Latin Music USA

From Latin jazz and mambo to salsa, Tejano, Chicano rock, Latin pop and reggaeton, Latin Music USA tells the story of the rise of new American music forged from powerful Latin roots, revealing the often overlooked influence of Latin music on jazz, hip hop, rhythm and blues, and rock 'n' roll on all of American culture.

Friday at 9pm on WGBH 2

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Call the Midwife: Season 6 Continues

In Episode 5, Nonnatus House welcomes a new recruit. A vulnerable young man captures the hearts of the Fred and Violet whilst the whereabouts of Sister Mary Cynthia causes distress amongst the team.

Sunday at 8pm on WGBH 2

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What Happens When We Live to 100

Pretty soon, a lot more people are going to live to 100. We talk with Andrew Scott about how that’s going to reshape our society.

Saturday at 12pm and Thursday at 9pm on 89.7 WGBH

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Humankind's Most Lethal Weapon

The Nuclear Requiem explores the conundrum of nuclear weaponry, investigating the struggle over how to resolve this complex issue while pondering why nuclear weapons continue to exist.

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