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Television's premier public affairs series, WGBH's Frontline is the recognized leader in producing compelling and engaging programs that explore the issues of our times. From foreign affairs to family matters, social issues to criminal justice, politics to the press, Frontline goes beyond the superficial sound bite of the television newsmagazine to offer in-depth, intelligent, and thought-provoking stories and investigative reports.

Frontline: "Firestone and the Warlord"

Tuesday, Nov. 18, 10pm, WGBH 2

Frontline and ProPublica investigate the relationship between Firestone and the infamous Liberian warlord Charles Taylor. Based on the inside accounts of Americans who ran the company’s Liberia rubber plantation, and diplomatic cables and court documents, the investigation reveals how Firestone conducted business during the brutal Liberian civil war.

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Firestone and the Warlord

Firestone and the Warlord

Frontline

Investigate the relationship between Firestone and the infamous Liberian warlord Charles Taylor.

90 min.

The Rise of ISIS

The Rise of ISIS

Frontline

Investigate the miscalculations and mistakes behind the brutal rise of ISIS.

60 min.

The Trouble With Antibiotics

The Trouble With Antibiotics

Frontline

Track the use of antibiotics in food animals and if it’s fueling antibiotic resistance in people.

60 min.

Bigger Than Vegas

Bigger Than Vegas

Frontline

Investigate the explosive growth of Macau as the gambling capital of the world.

90 min.

League of Denial: The NFL's Concussion Crisis

League of Denial: The NFL's Concussion Crisis

Frontline

Investigate the health crisis that threatens NFL players and the long-term fortunes of football.

120 min.

Ebola Outbreak

Ebola Outbreak

Frontline

Follow health officials tracking the deadly Ebola outbreak and trying to stop its rampant spread.

60 min.

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