Break Through. Change your perspective. And bring the World just a little closer.

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WORLD CHANNEL is now airing from 5 PM until 5 AM every day on WHYY’s secondary station, WHYY-TV 12.2.

You can watch this new and exciting programming:

  • Stream 24/7
  • Over the air: WHYY-TV 12.2
  • Comcast: 257
  • Verizon Fios: 474

WORLD Channel will inform and inspire with real stories from around the world.

WORLD seeks to break through – the barriers, the stereotypes, the outmoded expectations – what we thought we knew about each other and life around us.

WORLD is centered around four original series –

America ReFrameddomestic documentaries

Doc Worldinternational documentaries

Local, USAshort-form content on local issues of national importance

Stories from the Stagea multi-platform storytelling series.

WORLD also showcases films and programs from filmmakers, public media stations and partners that celebrate diverse cultures and highlight critical issues like education, healthcare, the environment and politics.

So, please join us for this new journey around and through the world to see it from a new angle and a new perspective.

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Together we can reach 100% of WHYY’s fiscal year goal