Give For Good:

Martin Luther King Jr.


Sun February 15, 2015
Cultural, Community, Information

State of the Re:Union - Redefining Black History

Airs Sunday, February 15, at 6 p.m. During a month selected to celebrate "history," we certainly are treated to a lot of the same familiar stories: the battles won for Civil Rights, the glory of Martin Luther King Jr.'s words, the hardships endured by slaves. And as important as those narratives are for us to collectively remember, many others get lost in trumpeting the same heroic tales.

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Sat February 23, 2013
Say it Loud

Say it Loud: Great Speeches on Civil Rights and African American Identity

Airs Sunday, February 24 at 6 p.m. "Say It Loud" traces the last 50 years of black history through stirring, historically important speeches by African Americans from across the political spectrum. With recordings unearthed from libraries and sound archives, and made widely available here for the first time, "Say It Loud" includes landmark speeches by Malcolm X, Lorraine Hansberry, Angela Davis, Martin Luther King Jr., Henry Louis Gates, and many others.


Fri May 25, 2012

McDonald: A JFK tribute

Commentator Archie McDonald reflects on president John F. Kennedy's uniting force.