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Slave Trade (#608) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. journeys with film director Ava DuVernay, actor S. Epatha Merkerson and musician Questlove to the unexpected places where their ancestors were scattered by slavery, upending their notions of African American history.

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  • KQED World: Mon, Feb 17, 2020 -- 6:00am
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Italian Roots (#609) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG-L (Secondary audio: none)

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 18, 2020 -- 8:00pm Remind me
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Criminal Kind (#610) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the roots of actor Laura Linney and journalists Lisa Ling and Soledad O'Brien, telling them stories of tricksters, scoundrels and outright criminals, who nevertheless laid the groundwork for their success.

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 25, 2020 -- 8:00pm Remind me
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The Impression (#401H) Duration: 56:08 STEREO TVPG

Comedian Larry David and politician Bernie Sanders discover they have more in common than they thought as they trace their roots from 1940s Brooklyn back to Jewish communities in Eastern Europe.

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Unfamiliar Kin (#402H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG

Actors Fred Armisen and Christopher Walken and musician Carly Simon each learn about a grandparent whose real identity and background had been a mystery to them ? redefining how they see themselves.

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Mar 25, 2020 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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