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The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross | Classroom | Yes We Can: Barack Obama

Classroom | Yes We Can: Barack Obama

Barack Obama's election to the presidency exemplifies changing attitudes about race even as problems of institutional racism persist. http://s3.amazonaws.com/pbs-ingest/wnet/MRTC/Ep6_Yes_We_Can_Output-mezz.mp4

Premiere Date: November 26, 2013 | Runtime: 00:06:23

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.