Citizenship

American Experience: Freedom Riders

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 9:00pm

From May until November 1961, more than 400 black and white Americans risked their lives by simply traveling together on buses and trains as they journeyed through the Deep South.

American Experience: Soundtrack for a Revolution on WXXI-TV

Mon, 05/09/2011 - 9:30pm

This film tells the story of the American Civil Rights movement through its powerful music -- the freedom songs protesters sang  as they fought for justice and equality.

State of the Re:Union in Utica NY

Sun, 05/29/2011 - 10:00pm

State of the Re:Union looks at how Utica has opened its doors to the world's needy, and how that's bringing fresh energy to a city in dire need of it.

Promised Land "Sharon Hanshaw: Leading Out of the Ruins"

Sun, 05/01/2011 - 10:00pm

Sharon Hanshaw is empowering women to become leaders and help rebuild after Hurricane Katrina.

Richards Defeats Johnson in Mayoral Special Election

Election Returns:

100% districts reporting

49% Tom Richards (D) 

42% Bill Johnson (WF, I)

  9% Alex White (G)

Mayoral Debate on WXXI

Watch the Voice of the Voter debate between mayoral candidates William Johnson, Thomas Richards, and Alex White that aired on WXXI radio and TV Thursday, March 24.

The Promised Land

Sundays at 10 p.m. throughout April

Tune in this April for inspiring stories of people making a difference in their communities.

NOVA: Japan's Killer Quake on WXXI-TV

Wed, 03/30/2011 - 9:00pm

In its worst crisis since World War II, Japan faces disaster on an epic scale.

What Would You Ask the Candidates for Mayor?

The Voice of the Voter debate featuring the three candidates for Rochester Mayor will air on WXXI-TV this Thursday, March 24 - what question would you like them to answer?

Special Election Set for 26th Congressional District

Governor Andrew Cuomo has set Tuesday, May 24th as the date for the special election in New York's 26th Congressional District.