Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise (formerly And Still I Rise: Black Power to the White House) is a four-part, four-hour series that takes viewers on a journey through the last half-century of the African-American experience ? an era of soaring triumphs, great progress, bitter struggles and profound contradictions that have irrevocably changed both the African-American community and the face of our nation as a whole. WETA is the presenting station, managing station relations, education, social media, national engagement and other support.

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Public Broadcasting Service
Arlington, VA


History & Biography