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Frontline offers harrowing, revealing look into ISIS tonight
Frontline offers harrowing, revealing look into ISIS tonight

There have been times the last few years when it has felt like "Frontline" was the last, hard-hitting journalistic outfit left on American television. Screening its latest report, "The Rise of ISIS," was another one of those moments for me. It premieres at 10 tonight on PBS. Don't miss it. This is a superb work of journalism that explains how the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria came to be and where it might be headed. It's harrowing, informative and thought-provoking. Nothing I have seen about ISIS on cable or network news comes close. A big part of the story, which is carefully reported, involves the failure of the Obama administration to act on the...

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