“We know through painful experience that freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed.” ― Martin Luther King Jr., Letter from the Birmingham Jail written this week in 1963.
Learn more about the Birmingham Campaign with PBS Black Culture Connection.
The Birmingham Campaign is considered one of the most influential campaigns of the Civil Rights Movement. It would become a major catalyst for the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and usher a new era of freedom and equality in the United States. Revisit the Birmingham Campaign with PBS Black Culture Connect…
Colombian novelist and Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez died Thursday, according to a source close to the family. He was 87. The author, affectionately called “Gabo,” was well-known for defining the genre of magical realism. He exposed readers around the globe to Latin American culture through…
Follow U.S. Army Veteran Wes Moore in his search for answers to some of the most difficult questions facing soldiers returning home from war. The new 3-part series COMING BACK WITH WES MOORE begins Tuesday, 5/13 @ 8/7c on PBS.
Tonight at 8/7c on Nature | PBS: Joe Hutto (“My Life as a Turkey”) crosses the species divide and becomes part of a wild mule deer family. Watch a clip from the episode of a profound moment of reunion among the herd:
What will you do with the rest of your life? People often find themselves at a crossroads when they reach the middle years of adulthood. This stage of life is the perfect time to reinvent the most meaningful parts of ourselves. Check out this new book from Next Avenue that presents thoughtful insights about making the most of your middle years. http://to.pbs.org/meaning-and-purpose
What will you do with the rest of your life? People often find themselves at a crossroads in their 50s and 60s. Their professional path may no longer be as rewarding or as full of options as it once was, they may be facing an empty nest, or their significant relationships may be shifting ground. ...
April 16, 2014 at 5:15 pm
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