Extras

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Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

Affirmative Action

In the 1970s, backlash against affirmative action was in full swing. Watch Nov. 15 & 22.

Affirmative Action

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Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise Intro

Henry Louis Gates, Jr.travels from the victories of the civil rights movement up to today.

Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise Intro

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Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

Black Power

Learn about the impact of Black Power on civil rights coalitions. Airs Nov. 15 and 22.

Black Power

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Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

Lowndes County and the Black Panther Symbol

Stokely Carmichael and fellow activists combated voter suppression in Lowndes, AL in 1965.

Lowndes County and the Black Panther Symbol

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Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

White Flight

White flight illuminated profound challenges faced by Black America. Airs Nov. 15 & 22.

White Flight

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Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

1974 Boston and School Desegregation

In 1970s Boston, schools were separate and deeply unequal. Learn more Nov. 15 & 22 on PBS.

1974 Boston and School Desegregation

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Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

Reagan's Policies and Black America

Reagan's policies had immense consequences for black America. Watch Nov. 15 & 22 on PBS.

Reagan's Policies and Black America

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Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

The Black Panthers

The Black Panthers put revolutionary rhetoric into action. Learn more Nov. 15 & 22 on PBS.

The Black Panthers

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Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

The Myth of the Welfare Queen

Learn about the myth perpetuated by divisive rhetoric about welfare. Nov. 15 & 22 on PBS.

The Myth of the Welfare Queen

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Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

Black Celebrities in the 1980s

See how success of black public figures in the 1980s changed America. Nov. 15 & 22.

Black Celebrities in the 1980s

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Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

The Million Man March

The Million Man March took place in 1995 in Washington, D.C.. Watch Nov 15 & 22.

The Million Man March

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Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

Racial Profiling

Racial profiling has led to tragedy on several occasions. Learn more Nov. 15 & 22 on PBS.

Racial Profiling

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Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

Media Response to Hurricane Katrina

Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans in 2005. Learn more Nov. 15 & 22 on PBS.

Media Response to Hurricane Katrina

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Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

Social Media and Social Justice

Explore the role of social media in furthering social justice. Nov. 15 & 22 on PBS.

Social Media and Social Justice

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Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

MLK and Young Black Activists

In the late 1960s, many young black activists saw Dr. King as out of touch. Watch Nov. 15.

MLK and Young Black Activists