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“Philly D.A” Gives the Public an Exclusive Look into the D.A.’s Office During a Time of Change

“Philly D.A” Gives the Public an Exclusive Look into the D.A.’s Office During a Time of Change

In 2017, Larry Krasner, a civil rights attorney who sued the Philadelphia Police Department 75 times throughout his career, mounted a longshot campaign supported by activists and organizers, and ultimately won the District Attorney’s seat in a city that has the highest incarceration rate of any large city in the United States. Krasner and his team drew national headlines as they pushed for reforms such […]

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Two New American Graduate Video Series Now Available To Stream Online

Two New American Graduate Video Series Now Available To Stream Online

As part of our ongoing American Graduate: Getting to Work project, CET and ThinkTV recently released two video series focused on helping people find pathways to successful careers: Finding Your Pathway: Career Exploration and From Here to Career. Below are the current episodes from each of those series and additional information. Please share these with your friends and family! Finding Your Pathway: Career Exploration Finding […]

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An Inside Look at Long Story Short

An Inside Look at Long Story Short

Before the premiere of the new local series Long Story Short, a docuseries that tells the stories of our Cincinnati and Dayton neighbors, check out what the producers’ have to say about the project and its’ importance! Long Story Short premieres Friday, April 2, at 11pm on CET, Friday, April 9 at 9pm on ThinkTV14 and on May 6 at 11:30pm on ThinkTV16. Written By […]

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New Historical Drama “Atlantic Crossing” Coming to MASTERPIECE

New Historical Drama “Atlantic Crossing” Coming to MASTERPIECE

A friendship forged in war is beautifully portrayed by Kyle MacLachlan (Twin Peaks) as U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt and Swedish star Sofia Helin (The Bridge) as Norwegian Crown Princess Martha in Atlantic Crossing, a new historical drama coming to MASTERPIECE. This eight-episode series, based on a true story of passion and politics, premieres Sunday, April 4, at 9pm on CET and ThinkTV16. Airing during MASTERPIECE’s […]

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Independent Lens’ Coded Bias Examines Biases Within Artificial Intelligence Programs

Independent Lens’ Coded Bias Examines Biases Within Artificial Intelligence Programs

In an increasingly data-driven, automated world, the question of how to protect individuals’ civil liberties in the face of artificial intelligence looms larger by the day. Directed by award-winning filmmaker Shalini Kantayya, Coded Bias – coming to Independent Lens this week –  follows MIT Media Lab researcher Joy Buolamwini, along with data scientists, mathematicians and watchdog groups from different parts of the world as they […]

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Summer Action Auction Preview Opens Early

Summer Action Auction Preview Opens Early

The Summer Action Auction doesn’t start until April 9, but we’ve had so much enthusiasm from our donors and bidders that we’ve decided to open our item preview earlier than expected! You can preview the Summer Action Auction items online at https://e.givesmart.com/events/kDL/i/.  Remember that bidding opens on April 9 at 9am and closes at 5pm on April 19. We will also continue to add new […]

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A Guide To Women’s History Month

A Guide To Women’s History Month

Your local PBS stations – ThinkTV and CET – are celebrating National Women’s History Month! Celebrate with us by checking out some of the awesome PBS specials that highlight the influential role women have played in shaping history. Some of these shows are airing on broadcast, while others are free to watch via the PBS Video App or online, and a few are only available […]

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ThinkTV Partners with PBS Kids and Dayton Metro Library to Present Digital Storytelling Collection

ThinkTV Partners with PBS Kids and Dayton Metro Library to Present Digital Storytelling Collection

To encourage family engagement and a love of reading at home, ThinkTV and CET are proud to partner with PBS Kids and the Dayton Metro Library to provide families with an online collection of video storybooks! These digital video storybooks feature dozens of storybooks read aloud by local and national celebrities. Our Read-Along project encourages a love of reading at home, helps young learner to […]

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February & March Membership Drive Programming Highlights

February & March Membership Drive Programming Highlights

From Dolly Parton & Friends: 50 Years at the Opry to My Music Presents: It’s What’s Happening Baby, our February/March Membership Drive is packed with great shows and music. Here are a few of the highlights we’re looking forward to watching: Dolly Parton & Friends: 50 Years at the Opry Saturday, February 27, at 8pm on CETWednesday, March 3, at 8pm on CETThursday, March 4, […]

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New Gates Documentary Traces the History – and influence – of the Black Church in America

New Gates Documentary Traces the History – and influence – of the Black Church in America

For more than 400 years, the Black Church has been a world within a world – a place where Black Americans could be themselves and the epicenter of the freedom struggle that revolutionized the United States across slavery and abolition, Reconstruction, Jim Crow and the Great Migration, and the civil rights movement. The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song – airing […]

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