Preview: FRONTLINE "A Thousand Cuts"
In The Moment … January 8th, 2021 Show 969 Hour 1
A Thousand Cuts focuses on journalist Maria Ressa who has faced criminal charges, death threats and online harassment stemming from her coverage of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte. Since becoming president in 2016, Duterte has watched over a bloody war on drugs while strengthening his grip on government and trying to keep the press under his thumb.
The first FRONTLINE documentary of 2021 airs at a special time - tonight at 8:00 CT on SDPB-TV.
Guest: Ramona Diaz, filmmaker and director.