America ReFramed

Revolution '67 | Promo

Preview: Season 4 Episode 5 | 30s

Focusing on what is known as "The Newark Riots," REVOLUTION '67 reveals how a spontaneous revolt against poverty and police brutality ended as a fateful milestone in urban America's struggles over race and economic justice. The film also provides a historical framework to contextualize recent events in Ferguson, MO and Baltimore, MD.

Aired: 03/01/16

Rating: TV-PG

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