In his new four-hour series, BLACK AMERICA SINCE MLK: AND STILL I RISE, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. embarks on a deeply personal journey through the last fifty years of African American history. Joined by leading scholars, celebrities, and a dynamic cast of people who shaped these years, Gates travels from the victories of the civil rights movement up to today, asking profound questions about the stateProgram Website
In 1970s Boston, schools were separate and deeply unequal. Learn more Nov. 15 & 22 on PBS.
Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans in 2005. Learn more Nov. 15 & 22 on PBS.
Explore the role of social media in furthering social justice. Nov. 15 & 22 on PBS.
White flight illuminated profound challenges faced by Black America. Airs Nov. 15 & 22.
Learn about the myth perpetuated by divisive rhetoric about welfare. Nov. 15 & 22 on PBS.
Learn about the impact of Black Power on civil rights coalitions. Airs Nov. 15 and 22.
In the 1970s, backlash against affirmative action was in full swing. Watch Nov. 15 & 22.