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Our Salute to Veterans
       
Coming up on Western Reserve PBS (WNEO 45.1/WEAO 49.1)

GI Jews: Jewish Americans in World War II

GI Jews: Jewish Americans in World War II
Wednesday, April 11, at 10 p.m.
Repeats Thursday, April 12, at 3:30 a.m.

The story of the 550,000 brave Jewish Americans who served in World War II is revealed.

Nominations Sought for Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame

The Women Who Helped Win
a War

Saturday, April 21, at 7 p.m.
Repeats Sunday, April 22, at 2 a.m. and Sunday, April 29, at 4 p.m.

Rosie the Riveters in Akron, Ohio, reminisce about Corsairs, rivet guns, pants and more.

 

 
       
Coming up on Fusion (WNEO 45.2/WEAO 49.2)

American Experience, Last Days in Vietnam

American Experience, Last Days in Vietnam
Saturday, April 7, at 9 p.m.
Repeats Saturday, April 14, at 3 p.m.

An unlikely group of heroes that formed in the chaotic final days of the Vietnam War are examined.

GI Jews: Jewish Americans in World War II

GI Jews: Jewish Americans in World War II
Sunday, April 15, at 6:30 p.m.

The story of the 550,000 brave Jewish Americans who served in World War II is revealed.

 

 
       
Spotlight on Northeast Ohio

Women Veterans to Share Stories of Service in Recognition of Women’s History Month & Commemorate Vietnam Veterans

Women Veterans to Share Stories of Service in Recognition of Women’s History Month & Commemorate Vietnam Veterans

Nominations Sought for Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame

Nominations Sought for Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame

Trina Cutter, President and CEO of Western Reserve Public Media

Trina Cutter, President and CEO of Western Reserve Public Media, Named to State Committee

 
       
More Specials from Western Reserve PBS

90-Second Stories, Episode 1

90-Second Stories | Episode 1
A look at why Vietnam vets continue to gather, plus examples of their brotherhood.

90-Second Stories, Episode 2

90-Second Stories | Episode 2
Soldiers share what led them to join the military.

90-Second Stories, Episode 3

90-Second Stories | Episode 3
A comparison between the impact of social media today on news gathering and media delivery methods during the Vietnam era.

90-Second Stories, Episode 4

90-Second Stories | Episode 4
Discussion with Toan Huynh, a Vietnam-era refugee living in Northeast Ohio.

       

90-Second Stories, Episode 5

90-Second Stories | Episode 5
Dr. David McCoy talks about historical documentaries.

90-Second Stories, Episode 6

90-Second Stories | Episode 6
Students at Kent State talk about activism and their impressions of May 4, 1970.

90-Second Stories, Episode 7

90-Second Stories | Episode 7
Photographer Paul Tople talks about documenting the events surrounding May 4th.

Act of Duty

Act of Duty
Northeast Ohio men and women share their stories of battle and how it shaped their lives.

       
Veterans Affairs from PBS NewsHour

6 books that remember women’s WWI contributions

6 books that remember women’s oft-forgotten WWI contributions | March 16, 2018

Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin

Amid a barrage of negative headlines, VA chief faces push for more privatization | March 15, 2018

Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin

Failed VA leadership put patients at risk, watchdog report says | March 7, 2018

Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin

Veterans Affairs exploring idea of merging health system with Pentagon | Nov. 17, 2017

       

POV, Almost Sunrise

Vets walk 2,700 miles to call attention to post-war trauma | Nov. 11, 2017

Portraits of veterans show us what service looks like

Portraits of veterans show us what service looks like | Nov. 10, 2017

Suicide among veterans highest in western U.S., rural areas | Sept. 16, 2017

Suicide among veterans highest in western U.S., rural areas | Sept. 16, 2017

President Donald Trump

Trump signs bill to fund veterans medical care program | Aug. 12, 2017

       

VA health system

How the massive, pioneering and embattled VA health system was born | Aug. 8, 2017

Rural veterans face long paths to health care

Rural veterans face long paths to health care | Aug. 7, 2017

Department of Veterans Affairs

Free mental health clinics open to veterans tired of long wait times | Dec. 7, 2016

The stigma that stops veterans from getting help for PTSD

The stigma that stops veterans from getting help for PTSD | March 29, 2017

       
PBS Video

PBS Stories of Service

PBS Stories of Service

Ken Burns

Ken Burns

PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour

Frontline

Frontline

       

American Experience

American Experience

GI Jews: Jewish Americans in World War II

GI Jews: Jewish Americans in World War II

Nazi Mega Weapons / WWII Mega Weapons

Nazi Mega Weapons / WWII Mega Weapons

USS Indianapolis Live—From the Deep

USS Indianapolis Live—From the Deep

       

Hallowed Grounds

Hallowed Grounds

Veterans Coming Home: Stories of Service

Local, USA
Veterans Coming Home: Stories of Service

Veterans Coming Home: Military/Civilian Divide

Local, USA
Veterans Coming Home: Military/Civilian Divide

Veterans Coming Home: Women in the Military

Local, USA
Veterans Coming Home: Women in the Military

       

We are Veterans

We are Veterans

Veterans Come Home

Veterans Come Home

A Gathering of Heroes

A Gathering of Heroes

American Medevac

American Medevac

       
WNEO Passport Video (Learn more about WNEO Passport)

POV, Almost Sunrise

POV, Almost Sunrise

VA: The Human Cost of War

VA: The Human Cost of War

Escape from a Nazi Death Camp

Escape from a Nazi Death Camp

Forgotten Ellis Island

Forgotten Ellis Island

       
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