WXXI Celebrates African-American Contributions

Mon, 02/01/2021 - 6:00am

Learn more about the amazing contributions these 40 individuals have made.


HomeStage Digital Series from WXXI News

This digital-only series launched last April in response to the shutdown of music venues due to the pandemic. Click here to watch more than 26 performances.


Teaching Women's Suffrage with PBS LearningMedia

Teaching Women's Suffrage is a PBS LearningMedia collection of video clips, lesson plans, and primary sources details key figures, events, and regional movements of the decades-long fight to win the right to vote for women in the United States. Students will encounter activists including Sojourner Truth, Carrie Chapman Catt, and Grace Abbott, and examine key regional efforts within the movement. Primary source documents offer evidence for a study of the chronology of campaign for women’s suffrage, from the movement's beginnings through the ratification of the 19th Amendment. Go to the Collection > 


Opioids from Inside

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There is a person’s story behind every opioid addiction. And each story of addiction has a ripple effect. 


Now Streaming: PBS Women's History Collection

Mon, 03/01/2021 - 8:00am

Throughout March, PBS has curated a Women's History and Programming Collection Streaming On-Demand. 


Online Streaming Event: commUNITY: Herald Native Women

Join Vision Maker Media for a month-long worldwide online streaming event featuring films all produced and/or directed by Native women.


On-Demand: Ground Breaking Women Collection

Throughout March, WORLD Channel shares the stories of women who have defied traditional social standards for the opportunity at equality and equity. 


On-Demand Part 2: The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song

On-Demand Part 2 of The Black Church: Discover how the Black church expanded its reach to address social inequality and minister to those in need, from the Jim Crow South to the heroic phase of the civil rights movement and the Black church’s role in the present.


On-Demand: Part 1 The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song

Watch On-Demand: Part 1 of the two-part series reveals the broad history and culture of the Black church and explores African American faith communities on the frontlines of hope and change.


Finding Your Roots: Write My Name in the Book of Life On-Demand

Finding Your Roots: Write My Name in the Book of Life: Episode 5 of Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr features the challenges and opportunities of Black ancestry searches. Watch On-Demand

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