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The Fighter Pilot

To avoid combat in Vietnam, George W. Bush joined the 147th Texas Air National Guard.

The Fighter Pilot

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Chapter 1 | George W. Bush

Watch a preview of part one of George W. Bush.

Chapter 1 | George W. Bush

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Media Gaffes

President Bush shone when he met voters in person, but that was not the case on television

Media Gaffes

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The latest in our award-winning series of presidential biographies, George W. Bush.

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The Surge of Troops in Iraq

To sell the surge to America, President Bush took a rare step — admit his mistake.

The Surge of Troops in Iraq

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Financial Crisis

President Bush confronted the most serious financial crisis since the Great Depression.

Financial Crisis

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Enhanced Interrogation Techniques

President Bush was shaken when torture was revealed at Abu Ghraib.

Enhanced Interrogation Techniques

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Criticism and Hurricane Katrina

President Bush was criticized for his administration's response to Hurricane Katrina.

Criticism and Hurricane Katrina

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The latest in our award-winning series of presidential biographies, George W. Bush.

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Neocons and Moderates

President Bush assembled a team of rivals to form his cabinet.

Neocons and Moderates

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Norman Borlaug

Norman Borlaug was dubbed the “Father of the Green Revolution”.

Norman Borlaug

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Search for high-yield Wheat

Norman Borlaug pioneered “shuttle breeding” which sped up the wheat breeding process.

Search for high-yield Wheat

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Trailer | The Man Who Tried to Feed the World

Story of the man who would lead a “Green Revolution” of worldwide agriculture programs.

Trailer | The Man Who Tried to Feed the World

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Chapter 1 | The Poison Squad

Watch a preview of The Poison Squad.

Chapter 1 | The Poison Squad

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'The Poison Squad' tells the story of government chemist Dr. Harvey Wiley.

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The Poison Squad

Harvey Wiley recruited volunteers to test the effects of chemical preservatives in food.

The Poison Squad

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Dr. Harvey Wiley: Father of Pure Food

During his time at the USDA, Dr. Harvey Wiley grew concerned about food safety and purity.

Dr. Harvey Wiley: Father of Pure Food

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Langston Hughes on Trial

Author Langston Hughes was called before Sen. McCarthy’s Subcommittee on Investigations.

Langston Hughes on Trial

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Teaser | McCarthy | American Experience

The rise and fall of Sen. Joseph McCarthy, who led a Cold War crusade against Communists.

Teaser | McCarthy | American Experience

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Joseph McCarthy: Senator of Anti-Communism

The McCarthy hearings are now emblematic of the 1950s "Red Scare."

Joseph McCarthy: Senator of Anti-Communism

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McCarthyism: Anatomy of an Investigation

McCarthy declared to Congress that scholar Owen Lattimore was a "top Russian spy."

McCarthyism: Anatomy of an Investigation

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Margaret Chase Smith

Senator Margaret Chase Smith was the first senator to stand up to Joseph McCarthy.

Margaret Chase Smith

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Trailer | McCarthy | American Experience

the rise and fall of Joseph McCarthy, who led a Cold War crusade against Communists.

Trailer | McCarthy | American Experience