Amid the economic hardships of the great depression, racial hatred & xenophobia festers. Although hate crimes like lynchings increase, Joe Louis and Marian Anderson provide inspiration to ... See full summary »

Director:

Stephen Stept

Writers:

Steve Fayer (series writer), Stephen Stept

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Episode credited cast:
Marian Anderson Marian Anderson ... Herself (archive footage)
Maya Angelou ... Herself
Max Baer ... Himself (archive footage)
Primo Carnera Primo Carnera ... Himself (archive footage)
Father Coughlin ... Himself - Radio Evangelist (archive footage)
Ossie Davis ... Himself
John Hope Franklin ... Himself
Martin Gluckman Martin Gluckman ... Himself
Ruth Gruber ... Herself
Sidney Haymen Sidney Haymen ... Himself
Joe Louis ... Himself (archive footage)
Ralph Metcalfe ... Himself (archive footage)
Parren Mitchell Parren Mitchell ... Himself
Joe Morton ... Narrator (voice)
Jesse Owens ... Himself (archive footage)
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Amid the economic hardships of the great depression, racial hatred & xenophobia festers. Although hate crimes like lynchings increase, Joe Louis and Marian Anderson provide inspiration to the black community, and organizations like the NAACP make progress toward equality in the courts. Written by Havan IronOak

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1993 (USA) See more »

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Blackside See more »
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