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Ida B. Wells: A Chicago Stories Special Documentary 0    0

There are few Chicago historical figures whose life and work speak to the current moment more than Ida B. Wells, the 19th century investigative journalist, civil rights leader, and passionate suffragi...

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An Intimate Conversation with Martin Luther King | David Sus... 0    0

David Susskind's historical, long and intimate interview with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Originally aired on June 9, 1963 by WPIX-TV New York. Among the subjects discussed were the current state of t...

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Black Republicans and the Civil Rights Movement 0    0

Centered on the relationship between black Republicans, the G.O.P., and civil rights during the 1950s and 1960s, Josh Farrington of the University of Kentucky contends that black Republicans prior ...

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1972 SPECIAL REPORT: BATON ROUGE RACE RIOTS 0    0

BATON ROUGE, La., Jan. 10 —Two white deputy sheriffs and two young blacks were shot and killed and 31 persons were injured today in a wild exchange of gunfire that erupt ed when the police moved to ...

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1967 SPECIAL REPORT: 554 MINNEAPOLIS RACE RIOTS 554 0    0

The 1967 Minneapolis riot was one of the 159 riots that swept across cities in the United States during the Long Hot Summer of 1967 On 20 July 1967, widespread violence erupted in North Minneapol...

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1968 SPECIAL REPORT: MIAMI RACE RIOTS 0    0

After a white reporter was forcibly ejected from a “Blacks Only” rally, Miami police responded with five cars and a carbine unit, which exacerbated tensions. A white man in a car b...

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Bill Cosby on College, Student Loans, Education, African Ame... 0    0

In May 2004, after receiving an award at the celebration of the 50th Anniversary commemoration of the Brown v. Board of Education ruling—a ruling of the U.S. Supreme Court that outlawed school racia...

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How the Government Tries to Keep Us in Line: Political Polic... 0    0

Read the book: COINTELPRO (syllabic abbreviation derived from Counter Intelligence Program) (1956–1971) was a series of covert and illegal[1][2] projects conducted by the United States Feder...

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The Road to Freedom: Black History & the Civil Rights Mo... 0    0

This 2-hour special, narrated by Deon Cole, gives a fresh perspective of the black movement in America, from Emancipation to the Civil Rights era. See more in this special. #StoriesfromtheRoadtoFre...

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American Reckoning (full documentary) | FRONTLINE 0    0

Who killed Wharlest Jackson Sr.? In this feature-length documentary from FRONTLINE and Retro Report, an unsolved 1960s murder reveals an untold story of the civil rights movement and Black resistance....

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The Mississippi Massacre (True Crime Documentary) | Real Sto... 0    0

The Mississippi Massacre (True Crime Documentary) | Real Stories The FBI investigates the nationally known case of the 1964 murders of three civil rights workers in Philadelphia Mississippi amid th...

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1967 SPECIAL REPORT: MISSISSIPPI DELTA/CHICAGO BLACK POWER V... 0    0

The Mississippi Delta, also known as the Yazoo–Mississippi Delta, or simply the Delta, is the distinctive northwest section of the U.S. state of Mississippi (and portions of Arkansas and Louisiana) ...

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1967 SPECIAL REPORT: WELFARE REVOLT 0    0

This episode looks at the faces within the welfare rolls, and echoing them, finds defeat, degradation, and "an aura of illegitimacy" engendered by "c...

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1972 SPECIAL REPORT:TUSKEGEE EXPERIMENT 0    0

The Tuskegee Study of Untreated Syphilis in the Negro Male was an ethically abusive study conducted between 1932 and 1972 by the United States Public Health Service and the Centers for Disease Control...

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