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This seven-part documentary series takes a look at the major transformative events of the 1990s and how they shaped America in the years to come. Topics covered include TV trends, the Bill Clinton presidency, domestic terrorism, the rise of the internet, and new generational attitudes. The series aired on CNN in July and August 2017.

Sunday 9:00 PM et/pt on CNN
1 Season, 3 Episodes
July 9, 2017
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The Nineties Full Episode Guide

  • The Clarence Thomas/Anita Hill hearings; racially fueled events like Al Sharpton and the Crown Height riots; Rodney King and the LA riots; O.J. Simpson and his murder trial.

  • Bill Clinton's presidency began and ended with controversy; inability to reform America's health care system; a sex scandal that led to impeachment.

  • A wide range of television shows, from animated shows like "South Park'' and "Beavis and Butthead'' to sitcoms like "Seinfeld'' and dramas like "The Sopranos.''

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