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The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross | Classroom | Separate and Unequal

Classroom | Separate and Unequal

Learn about the efforts of lawyer Charles Hamilton Houston and writer Victor Hugo Green, both of whom fought for equality for African Americans. This video is an excerpt from Episode Four, Making a Way Out of No Way, from the series The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Premiere Date: November 12, 2013 | Runtime: 00:06:30

About The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross

This series chronicles the full sweep of African American history, from the origins of slavery on the African continent right up to today—when America has a black president, yet remains a nation deeply divided by race.