- INDEPENDENT LENS: Best of Enemies
Monday, October 3 at 9:00 p.m.
In 1968, Gore Vidal and William F. Buckley Jr. changed TV news forever with their explosive political debates. Live and unscripted, conservative Buckley and leftist Vidal riveted viewers as a new era in contentious public discourse was born.Read more
- WILLIE VELASQUEZ: YOUR VOTE IS YOUR VOICE
Monday, October 3 at 10:30 p.m.
Meet the charismatic pioneering activist whose rallying cry of “su voto es su voz” (your vote is your voice) started a grassroots movement that transformed the nation’s political landscape and paved the way for the growing power of the Latino vote.Read more
- THE CONTENDERS – 16 FOR ’16: Hart/Jackson −The Visionaries
Tuesday, October 4 at 8:00 p.m.
Examine the stories of the charismatic Sen. Hart and Rev. Jackson, forward-leaning aspirants determined to tackle the biggest foreign policy and domestic issues of the day. Equal parts brain and brawn, both were ready to upend American politics.Read more
- PBS NEWSHOUR DEBATES 2016: A SPECIAL REPORT: Vice Presidential Debate: Longwood University
Tuesday, October 4 at 9:00 p.m.
CBSN anchor and CBS News correspondent Elaine Quijano moderates the vice presidential debate at Longwood University in Farmville, Virginia.Read more