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FRONTLINE; Who is David Duke


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Who is David Duke
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Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983

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Investigates the life and political career of presidential candidate David Duke - exploring Duke's troubled childhood, his intellectual journey into the extremist ideology of the Nazis and the Ku Klux Klan, the creation of his role as the respectable face of racism, to his recent emergence as a national republican candidate. In the patterns of Duke's life, correspondent Hodding Carter searches for answers to the questions - who is David Duke? has he really changed?



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Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Who is David Duke,” 02/20/1992, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 17, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5767BEAE142F48DC87F70CDDE3BA0D00.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; Who is David Duke.” 02/20/1992. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 17, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5767BEAE142F48DC87F70CDDE3BA0D00>.
APA: FRONTLINE; Who is David Duke. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5767BEAE142F48DC87F70CDDE3BA0D00
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