Iconic America: Our Symbols and Stories with David Rubenstein
PBS WESTERN RESERVE (WNEO 45.1 / WEAO 49.1):
Tuesdays, July 11–Aug. 1, at 10 PM
Wednesdays, July 12–Aug. 2, at 3 AM
Saturdays, July 15–Aug. 5, at 1 PM
Fusion (WNEO 45.2 / WEAO 49.2):
Saturdays, July 15–Aug. 5, at 8 PM
In this new documentary series, David Rubenstein—co-founder of The Carlyle Group, patriotic philanthropist and lifelong student of history—explores America’s 400-year history through a close examination of iconic national symbols.
Each episode tells the story of an American symbol to reveal its origins and significance, and the arc of its resonance. Rubenstein invites historical experts and community members to examine myriad ways the American public engages with these subjects.