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  • FRONTLINE “Policing the Police”

    Frontline goes inside the Newark Police Department – one of many troubled forces in America ordered to reform. Writer and historian Jelani Cobb examines allegations of police abuses and the challenge of fixing a broken relationship with the community.

    10 p.m. | Friday, June 5

    Preview
  • Race Matters: America in Crisis – PBS Newshour Special

    Watch as this special dives in on the frustration pouring out onto American streets, outrage about police brutality, and America’s deep systemic racial disparities in the economy, education, criminal justice system, and health care, during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    9 p.m. | Friday, June 5

  • At-Home Learning

    With schools across Indiana closed in response to the COVID-19 virus, IPBS member television stations and the Indiana Department of Education have partnered to offer at-home learning experiences
    for students in grades K-12 that align with
    Indiana curriculum standards.

    Schedule and Resources
  • Your Early Education Partner

    Whether you are a parent or caregiver looking for more ways to expand your at-home learning with little ones, or you are a teacher seeking additions for your classroom curriculum, WIPB can connect you with the resources to do just that!

    Resources
  • Novel Coronavirus: What You Should Know

    While cases of COVID-19 have been documented in more than 60 countries and more cases are being reported in the United States, health officials are working to increase awareness of the virus and help diminish misleading claims or false information.

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  • Bright by Text

    Bright by Text is now in Muncie, Indiana! Are you a parent or caregiver to a child under 5? To get free learning games and easy-to-understand tips texted to you, text “WIPB” to 27448 to sign up today!

     

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  • Watch your PBS Favorite Progams Online Anytime

    With WIPB Passport, you get extended access to favorite programs, including full seasons of many current and past series.

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Coming Up on WIPB-TV:

Independent Lens “Acorn and the Firestorm”

Monday, June 8, 10 p.m.

Explore the charged battle to take down ACORN, a controversial national community-organizing group. » Preview

Stonewall Uprising: American Experience

Tuesday, June 9, 9 p.m.

Explore why a 1969 police raid on a New York City bar was a turning point in the gay rights movement. » Preview

Lavender Scare

Friday, June 12, 10 p.m. 

Learn the untold story of how tens of thousands of homosexual federal workers were either fired or denied employment in the 1950s. » Preview

Video Features:

Why are so many communities of color are being hit so hard by the coronavirus pandemic?

If we made “America From Scratch” today, would we raise the national standard for when police can use lethal force?