Frontline: ‘The Choice 2020: Trump vs. Biden’

“Frontline” investigates the controversial stories shaping our times, from criminal justice to politics to global issues. Examine the scope and complexity of the human, social and political experience. See through powerful investigative storytelling that answers only to you. From criminal justice to politics to global issues, the reporting of PBS’ flagship public affairs series takes you inside the controversial, complex stories shaping our times, each Tuesday at 9 p.m. (unless otherwise noted) on Arizona PBS.

September 15 at 8 p.m.: “Policing the Police 2020”

Race, policing, and the struggle to hold departments accountable. In the wake of George Floyd’s killing, New Yorker writer Jelani Cobb examines prospects for reform, and returns to the case of one troubled department he first visited in 2016. Watch online.

September 22 at 8 p.m.: “The Choice 2020: Trump vs. Biden”

Investigate the lives and characters of Joe Biden and Donald Trump as they compete to be president. Those who know them best reveal key moments that made both men and shape how they would lead America through a time of crisis. Watch online.

September 29: “Targeting El Paso”

How El Paso became Trump’s immigration testing ground and then the target of a white supremacist. Through interviews with border patrol agents, militias, local advocates, and migrants, the inside story from the epicenter of the border crisis. Watch online.

October 6: “America’s Medical Supply Crisis”

Why was the U.S. left scrambling for critical medical equipment as the coronavirus swept the country? With the Associated Press, an investigation of the fragmented global medical supply chain and its deadly consequences. Watch online.

October 20: “Whose Vote Counts”

Allegations of voter fraud and disenfranchisement in the lead up to the 2020 election. With Columbia Graduate School of Journalism, New Yorker writer Jelani Cobb investigates how the pandemic is being used to sway turnout. Watch online.

October 27 at 8 p.m.: “The Choice 2020: Trump vs. Biden”

Investigate the lives and characters of Joe Biden and Donald Trump as they compete to be president. Those who know them best reveal key moments that made both men and shape how they would lead America through a time of crisis. Watch online.

Monday, Nov. 2 at 8 p.m.: “The Choice 2020: Trump vs. Biden”

Investigate the lives and characters of Joe Biden and Donald Trump as they compete to be president. Those who know them best reveal key moments that made both men and shape how they would lead America through a time of crisis.

Sponsor message:

Sponsor message:

Ancient Skies

Discover how centuries of knowledge, experimentation and engineering helped our ancestors understand the mysteries of space in this three-part series.

American Masters "Norman Lear"

Discover how the prolific creator of “All in the Family,” “The Jeffersons” and “Good Times” effected social change through his groundbreaking sitcoms and activism.

American Experience “The Polio Crusade”

Discover the story of a disease that gripped the nation in fear, leaving thousands paralyzed - and the ardent crusader who fought against it.