Web site: http://www.pbs.org/independentlens
Episode description: Credited with inspiring the Black Power movement, Robert Williams led his North Carolina hometown to defend itself against the Ku Klux Klan and challenge repressive Jim Crow laws. His journey from community leader to exile in Cuba and China brought the issue of armed self-defense to the forefront of the civil rights movement. [cc]
Rating: [TV-PG] (Parental Guidance Suggested)
Series Information: Independent Lens
No Upcoming Airdates.
- KET2: Sunday, February 12, 2006 at 4:00 am EST
- KET: Sunday, February 12, 2006 at midnight EST
- KET2: Thursday, February 9, 2006 at 5:00 am EST
- KET2: Tuesday, February 7, 2006 at 10:00 pm EST
First aired: Tuesday, February 7, 2006 (excluding any air dates prior to June 1999)
Official web site: http://www.pbs.org/independentlens
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