The history of how skin became race, and race became power.
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A haunting look at the deep and lasting wounds of segregation and racial injustice.
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Shattering the foundations of white supremacy over 10 memorable weeks in 1964.
Emmett Till's murder and the acquittal of his killers mobilized the Civil Rights Movement.
A haunting exploration of lynching and racial violence in America.
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The forgotten story of a '63 civil rights protest and its connection to today's issues.
An intimate look at the lives of New York City Housing Authority residents.
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