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Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise - Part 2

Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise - Part 2

Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise - Part 2

Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise looks at the last five decades of African American history since the major civil rights victories through the eyes of Henry Louis Gates, Jr., exploring the tremendous gains and persistent challenges of these years.
S1 E2 Length 1:49:15 Premiere: 11.22.16

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Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

About Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

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 state

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Out of the Shadows/Move on Up - S1 E1

The Selma marches that led to the signing of the 1965 Voting Rights Act and the urban rebellion that broke out in Watts just a few days later are examined. Gates explores the diverging paths for African Americans that emerged in the 1970s and early '80s, as well as the outbursts of white backlash that marked these years.

  • Friday October 23, 2020 12:00 pm ET on KET
  • Friday October 23, 2020 11:00 am CT on KET
  • Sunday October 25, 2020 2:00 am ET on KET2
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Keep Your Head Up/Touch the Sky - S1 E2

  • Sunday September 6, 2020 2:00 pm ET on KET2
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Out of the Shadows/Move on Up - S1 E1

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  • Saturday September 5, 2020 1:00 pm CT on KET2
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Season 1

Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise - Part 2

S1 E2 Length 1:49:15 Premiere Date 11.22.16

Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise - Part 1

S1 E1 Length 1:49:00 Premiere Date 11.15.16

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