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Eyes on the Prize II; Keys to the Kingdom, The (1974-1980)

08/02/2006

Packaged Home Video/AV Master. Repackaged for American Experience 2006 Offer.


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Series
Eyes on the Prize II
Program
Keys to the Kingdom, The (1974-1980)
Program Number

207

Series Description

DOCUMENTS THE STRUGGLE FOR EQUALITY UNDER THE LAW FROM THE MID 1960'S TO THE MID 1980'S. AT THE SAME TIME, THE SERIES EXPLORES AND ANALYZES THE CHANGING NATURE OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT. Series release date: 1990

Program Description

In the 1970s, antidiscrimination legal rights gained in past decades by the civil rights movement are put to the test. In Boston, some whites violently resist a federal court school desegregation order. Atlanta's first black mayor, Maynard Jackson, proves that affirmative action can work, but the Bakke Supreme Court case challenges that policy.

Duration

00:57:47

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
History
Race and Ethnicity
Social Issues
Citation
Chicago: “Eyes on the Prize II; Keys to the Kingdom, The (1974-1980),” 08/02/2006, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 11, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BD223C3A20AA49DF88563175243392E8.
MLA: “Eyes on the Prize II; Keys to the Kingdom, The (1974-1980).” 08/02/2006. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 11, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BD223C3A20AA49DF88563175243392E8>.
APA: Eyes on the Prize II; Keys to the Kingdom, The (1974-1980). Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BD223C3A20AA49DF88563175243392E8
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