Best Political Documentaries to Watch Right Now

The Fight documentary
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With the 2020 presidential election approaching fast, the next few weeks are going to be key for President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden.  The first presidential debate is scheduled for Sept. 29, where Trump and Biden will face off and discuss major issues facing the country, such as the coronavirus pandemic, restarting the economy and filling Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s seat on the Supreme Court.

Voting rights, election fraud, reproductive rights, and foreign policy are several other topics that will surely be fiercely debated between the presidential candidates and their running mates, Vice President Mike Pence and Sen. Kamala Harris.

As election day on Nov. 3 approaches, many people will start educating themselves on what topics are important to them. There are several documentaries that highlight issues in our current political climate, like “All In: The Fight for Democracy” and “Knock Down the House.”

Here are some of the best politically relevant documentaries to help make sure you’re up to speed on the historical background of some of the most important issues ahead of the election.