Henry Louis Gates Jr. of 'Finding Your Roots' helps PBS bring something new with 'GOSPEL,' a series that dives into the influential genre.

In the new PBS documentary  “American Reckoning,” which airs Feb 15, directors Brad Lichtenstein and Yoruba Richen dive into the unsolved murder of Wharlest Jackson, a Natchez, Mississippi native who was killed by a car bomb.

Good News

Former first lady Michelle Obama will host virtual read-alongs for youth amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Tavis Smiley has responded to the bombshell report detailing years of sexual misconduct alleged by multiple women who claim they had professional relationships with the media personality before they became personal.

The host was accused of sexual harassment.

Tavis Smiley cited racism in his lawsuit against PBS that was filed on Tuesday.

Star-Spangled Hypocrite During the NCAA College Football Playoff championship Monday night in Atlanta, Trump was met with epic boos when he entered the stadium. And when it was time for “The Star-Spangled Banner,” 45 showed just how un-presidential he is, see below: https://twitter.com/KaivanShroff/status/950553829358977024 Yep, like a lip-sync for your life on RuPaul’s Drag Race — […]

Last week , Variety reported that PBS suspended Tavis Smiley from his half-hour interview program due to allegations of sexual misconduct. Tavis was accused of sexual relations with “multiple subordinates” and “some witnesses interviewed expressed concern that their employment status was linked to the status of a sexual relationship with Smiley.” Tavis was also accused of creating a threatening […]

Tavis Smiley intends to “fight back” against the allegations of sexual misconduct at PBS that led to his suspension from the broadcasting company.

According to an exclusive report from Variety, Tavis Smiley has been accused of sexual misconduct. He is currently suspended from his half-hour interview program that airs weeknights on PBS. The network released a statement, “Effective today, PBS has indefinitely suspended distribution of Tavis Smiley, produced by TS Media, an independent production company. PBS engaged an […]

Black History Month

Stanley Nelson's critically-acclaimed documentary, 'The Black Panthers: Vanguard Of The Revolution,' aired on PBS last night.