The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross

Classroom | Life After the Emancipation Proclamation

Special | 4m 33s

There was continued oppression of African Americans following the Emancipation Proclamation. *Note: This video contains graphic images of lynchings. This video is an excerpt from Episode Four, Making a Way Out of No Way, from the series The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Aired: 11/12/13

Rating: NR