Relive the 1977 NYC ‘Blackout’ with PBS Documentary Tonight

Posted July 14, 2015 at 8:23 am

Some Boogie readers remember the New York City blackout of 1977, which resulted in the looting of over 1,600 stores and the setting of over 1,000 fires across the five boroughs. The city, which was dealing with unemployment, a limited police force, high crime, near-bankruptcy, a serial killer on the loose, a garbage strike and […]

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PBS Segment with Street Artists Olek and Swoon [Video]

Posted September 29, 2011 at 10:12 am

In which PBS focuses on two influential street artists in the game. Video after the jump!

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Yiddish Theater and The National on East Houston [Video]

Posted July 27, 2011 at 10:23 am

Three years ago, PBS aired The Jewish Americans, a three-part documentary about the history of Jews in America, narrated by famed downtown actor Liev Schreiber.

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PBS to Air Basquiat Documentary, “Radiant Child”

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 2:18 am

The life of Jean-Michel Basquiat is coming to the small screen.

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