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The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross | Classroom | The Limits of Rights: Economic Injustice

Classroom | The Limits of Rights: Economic Injustice

Despite growing political power in the 1970s, African Americans continued to face daunting economic challenges made worse by the deindustrialization of their urban communities.

Premiere Date: November 26, 2013 | Runtime: 00:04:08

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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.