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Eyes on the Prize II; Ain’t Gonna Shuffle No More (1964-1972)

08/02/2006

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Series
Eyes on the Prize II
Program
Ain’t Gonna Shuffle No More (1964-1972)
Program Number

205

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

A call to pride and a renewed push for unity galvanize black America. World heavyweight champion Cassius Clay challenges America to accept him as Muhammad Ali, a minister of Islam who refuses to fight in Vietnam. Students at Howard University in Washington, DC, fight to bring the growing black consciousness movement and their African heritage inside the walls of this prominent black institution. Black elected officials and community activists organize the National Black Political Convention in Gary, Indiana, in an attempt to create a unified black response to growing repression of the movement.

Duration

00:57:49

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Social Issues
Race and Ethnicity
History
Citation
Chicago: “Eyes on the Prize II; Ain’t Gonna Shuffle No More (1964-1972),” 08/02/2006, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 6, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C3D6A3E2EF0E4584AFFA047DB104EFAA.
MLA: “Eyes on the Prize II; Ain’t Gonna Shuffle No More (1964-1972).” 08/02/2006. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 6, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C3D6A3E2EF0E4584AFFA047DB104EFAA>.
APA: Eyes on the Prize II; Ain’t Gonna Shuffle No More (1964-1972). Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C3D6A3E2EF0E4584AFFA047DB104EFAA
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