Kenneth Shropshire discusses correlations between sports and society

Kenneth Shropshire, CEO of ASU’s Global Sport Institute, talks with New American CEO Anne-Marie Slaughter about the role of sports in society and how athletes, coaches, and other sports notables are working to enact positive change in their communities. Shropshire, a prolific sports author, explains how a young woman’s involvement in sports is a strong indicator of her future leadership.

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Family Night: PBS KIDS movie marathon

Arthur and his friends gather on the couch with popcorn.

This weekend Arizona PBS KIDS is delivering a mini-marathon of hour-long specials! On Sept. 25, 26 and 27, join us at for "WordGirl: The Rise of Miss Power" at 6 p.m., "Odd Squad: World Turned Odd" at 7 p.m., "Rhythm and Roots of Arthur" at 8 p.m., and "Wild Kratts: Amazon’ Amazon Adventure" at 9 p.m.

Nova: "How Writing Changed the World"

"Nova" explores new discoveries and how we have come this far on Wednesdays at 8 p.m. on Arizona PBS.

'Last Tango in Hailfax' returns for season four

After seven years of marriage, Alan and Celia discover that wedded bliss isn't always blissful. Clashing politics, Alan's new job and a wild local lad create tension. Caroline gets emotionally embroiled at work. Alan's brother visits. See what else unfolds in season four of "Last Tango in Hailfax."