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The Past Is Alive Within Us: The U.S.- Dakota Conflict

1:56:54

This documentary examines one of the most difficult chapters of Minnesota’s history: the state’s involvement in the Dakota War as the Civil War was simultaneously raging. It’s a mix of historical information & contemporary stories & is designed to build a better understanding of historical interpretation & encourage critical thinking. It will look at the subject through the lens of public memory.

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Black Brilliance

Five black high school seniors share their stories of wisdom and strength.

26:40

Black Brilliance

26:40

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TPT Documentaries

Lost Twin Cities 4

Lost chapters of the past are recalled in Lost Twin Cities 4.

58:39

Lost Twin Cities 4

58:39

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TPT Documentaries

Through a Soldier's Eyes

Follow along as a Minnesota soldier travels to Italy.

26:40

Through a Soldier's Eyes

26:40

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TPT Documentaries

Never Stop Singing

Minnesota is renowned for its outstanding choral music at all levels.

56:40

Never Stop Singing

56:40

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Black Brilliance | Youth and the Tradition of Hip Hop

Tish Jones, from TruArt Speaks, describes the tradition of hip hop and culture.

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Black Brilliance | Youth and the Tradition of Hip Hop

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Black Brilliance | Superheroes

Lee-Ann Stephens, 2006 MN Teacher of the Year, looks at her students and sees superheroes.

Black Brilliance | Superheroes

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Black Brilliance | Shay Glorius Martin

A Champion commits their time and resources to make sure that young people succeed.

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Black Brilliance | Shay Glorius Martin

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Black Brilliance | The Roots of Negative Stereotypes

This powerful illustrated essay shows how negative stereoty contributed to the belief gap.

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Black Brilliance | The Roots of Negative Stereotypes

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Black Brilliance | Family Values and the Achievement Gap

Families express the importance of education, honesty and volunteerism.

1:45

Black Brilliance | Family Values and the Achievement Gap

1:45

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TPT Documentaries

Kevin Kling: Lost & Found Preview

Kevin Kling is a Minnesota humorist/playwright/storyteller. Premieres Nov 16 at 9pm

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Kevin Kling: Lost & Found Preview

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US-Dakota Conflict Web Extra - Little Crow Remains

David Beaulieu talks about what happened to Little Crow's remains.

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US-Dakota Conflict Web Extra - Little Crow Remains

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US-Dakota Conflict Web Extra - Ben Leonard on Treaties

Ben Leonard talks about the 1851 Treaties with the Dakota Nation.

3:35

US-Dakota Conflict Web Extra - Ben Leonard on Treaties

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