Black History Month

Watch On-Demand: And She Could Be Next

This two-part POV documentary series tells the story of a defiant movement of women of color who are transforming American politics from the ground up. 

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Code Switch Podcast from NPR

Remember when folks used to talk about being "post-racial"? Well, we're definitely not that. The Code Switch Podcast Team are a multi-racial, multi-generational team of NPR journalists fascinated by the overlapping themes of race, ethnicity and culture, how they play out in our lives and communities, and how all of this is shifting. Listen to Episodes On-Demand and Subscribe to the podcast.

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On-Demand: Always in Season

A grieving mother embarks on a quest for racial justice after her teenage son's suspicious death.

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John Lewis: Get in the Way on the World Channel

Tue, 07/21/2020 - 7:00pm

The first documentary biography of John Lewis, whose unwavering fight for justice spans the past 50 years. The program is airing to honor his legacy. 

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John Lewis: Get in the Way On-Demand

The first documentary biography of John Lewis, whose unwavering fight for justice spans the past 50 years. The program is airing to honor his legacy. 

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Congressman John Lewis and Andrew Aydin: The Story of March

Sun, 07/26/2020 - 2:00pm

In a stirring, one-night-only stage presentation in Burlington, VT (2019), legendary civil rights icon Congressman John Lewis and his co-author Andrew Aydin discuss March -- their seminal graphic novel trilogy based on Congressman Lewis' life as a civil rights leader.

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Great Performances at the Met: Porgy and Bess

Fri, 07/17/2020 - 9:00pm

Eric Owens and Angel Blue star as the sympathetic duo Porgy and Bess in this primetime production. 

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Watch On-Demand American Experience: The Vote

Watch Part 1 and Part 2 On-Demand: This film, tells the dramatic story of the epic — and surprisingly unfamiliar — crusade waged by American women for the right to vote.

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American Masters: Unladylike on WXXI-TV

Illuminating the stories of extraordinary American heroines from the early years of feminism, American Masters — Unladylike2020 is a multimedia series consisting of a one-hour special for broadcast and 26 digital short films featuring courageous, little-known and diverse female trailblazers from the turn of the 20th century. Tune in on WXXI-TV on July 10th at 9pm

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Vision Portraits, America ReFramed

Mon, 07/13/2020 - 9:00pm

Acclaimed director Rodney Evans (Brother to Brother and The Happy Sad) takes viewers on a personal journey as he ponders how the deterioration of his vision will impact his life and work as a filmmaker. 

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