Join the Smithsonian American Art Museum for the premiering of the PBS documentary, Rubén Salazar: Man in the Middle. The documentary tells the story of the life and death of prominent Civil Rights-era journalist, Rubén Salazar, killed in 1970 by an L.A. County sheriff's deputy. The premiere screening event includes introductions by filmmaker Phillip Rodriguez and curator E. Carmen Ramos and a panel discussion following the screening. Free tickets are available in the Museum's G Street Lobby beginning at 6 p.m.
This WETA TV 26 production explores the history, mission and daily operations of Arlington National Cemetery, the final resting place for more than 400,000 Americans. This revered place honors the dead and brings great meaning to the living.Learn more →
Historian Garrett Peck discusses the history of brewing in the nation's capital. D.C.'s beer heritage dates back to 1770 and claims some very innovative brewers.Watch now →
Enjoy this step through time charting WETA's history from its founding in the 1950s as an educational television station, the addition of a public radio station, and evolution into a major national producer for PBS.See timeline →