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What's New Next Week? May 16, 2019

The J.O. Johnson Jaguars bring it in for a group hug to celebrate a big win. Credit: Courtesy of Sinisa Kukic


Next week, GPB hits the mat with some fearless high school wrestlers, unearths a legendary lost army and more. Take a look below at what's coming up!


Independent Lens: Wrestle - Monday, May 20 at 10 PM

Meet four Alabama high school wrestlers facing challenges on and off the mat. Along with their coach, they grapple with obstacles that jeopardize their success but, despite the odds, these young men pursue their goals with humor and courage.


FRONTLINE: Supreme Revenge - Tuesday, May 21 at 10 PM

The bitter, partisan battle that played out during Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation hearings reflected deep divisions in Washington that may seem unique to America’s current political and social moment. But as a new FRONTLINE investigation reveals, the intense politicization on display during the Supreme Court confirmation process — and the transformation of the Court itself — has been a shift decades in the making. 


NOVA: Lost Viking Army - Wednesday, May 22 at 9 PM

Bioarchaeologists investigate a ninth-century mass grave in a rural English village. Will the remains unlock the mystery of the “Great Heathen Army,” a legendary Viking fighting force that once invaded England?


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