Retro Report on PBS

Retro Report on PBS

Connecting the present to the past with the news of the day.

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UPCOMING EPISODES

Mon, 10/21 at 8:00 pm America/Chicago on KLRU HDTV

Baby M and surrogate parenthood; reducing suicide with texting; lead; climate help from the Cold War; flaming river.

Tue, 10/22 at 8:00 pm America/Chicago on KLRU HDTV

Lessons from a 1970 public housing experiment; newborn testing; the legacy of a boy who spent his life in a bubble; head injuries in professional sports.

Mon, 10/28 at 8:00 pm America/Chicago on KLRU HDTV

Immigration; lawsuit over hot coffee; origin of special ops forces; measuring risks after Challenger; Andy Borowitz on Anita Bryant.

Tue, 10/29 at 8:00 pm America/Chicago on KLRU HDTV

How sex education programs are informed by past failures; crime myth; Ryan White's legacy; Napster; TV bullying.