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Film & TV
In this thought-provoking documentary, scholars, activists and politicians analyze the criminalization of African Americans and the U.S. prison boom.
The Birth of a Nation (1915)
D.W. Griffith's film remains a major touchstone for white supremacist symbology and helped to inspire the resurgence of the Klan in the 1920s.
Let's get to the root of racial injustice
In this inspiring and powerful talk, Megan Francis, Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Washington where she specializes in the study of American politics, race, and the development of constitutional law, traces the root causes of our current racial climate to their core causes, debunking common misconceptions and calling out "fix-all" cures to a complex social problem
Inspired by true events, an impoverished single mother is losing her 15-year-old son to the rough streets of Washington, D.C. Unwilling to see him drop out and deal drugs, she places him in a private school. But when she can't afford the tuition, she soon launches a movement to change the system that is destroying him and thousands of others.
Time: The Kalief Browder Story
This series traces the tragic case of Kalief Browder, a Bronx teen who spent three horrific years in jail, despite never being convicted of a crime.
When they See Us
Five teens from Harlem become trapped in a nightmare when they're falsely accused of a brutal attack in Central Park. Based on the true story.
1619 is an audio series on how slavery has transformed America, connecting past and present through the oldest form of storytelling.
Hosted by journalists of color, this podcast tackles the subject of race head-on. It explores how it impacts every part of society — from politics and pop culture to history, sports and everything in between.
The Diversity Gap
Bethaney Wilkinson, Director of Programming for Plywood People, explores the gap between good intentions and good impact as it relates to diversity, inclusion and equity. Our goal is to discover promising practices for closing diversity gaps in our everyday lives and work!
Scene on Radio host and producer John Biewen took a deep dive into questions about white supremacy, white identity politics racial inequality and more, along with an array of leading scholars and regular guest Dr. Chenjerai Kumanyika, in this fourteen-part documentary series, released between February and August 2017. The series editor is Loretta Williams.