Eyes on the Prize

Mississippi - Is This America? (1963-1964)

Season 01  Episode 5

Mississippi’s grassroots Civil Rights Movement becomes an American concern when college students travel south to help register black voters and three of them are murdered. The Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party challenges the regular Mississippi delegation at the Democratic Convention in Atlantic City.


MISSISSIPPI - IS THIS AMERICA? is now available for on-demand streaming on PBS Passport. And for a limited time, starting April 24, the film will be available for free streaming online and on the PBS app.