Season 1, Episode 11 The Radio Priest

First Aired: December 13, 1988

The life of Father Charles Coughlin, "The Radio Priest" of the '30s who captivated millions with his voice of dissent and bigotry. Included: Coughlin's positive view of Nazism. Host: David McCullough.

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  • Premiered: October 4, 1988
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: This much-honored PBS documentary series explores American history, one topic or person at a time. Its Peabody Award winners include profiles of FDR and Malcolm X, and such diverse topics as Nixon's 1972 trip to China, the controversy surrounding `Citizen… (more)

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