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Birth of a Movement

Season 18 Episode 7 | 56m 2s | Video has closed captioning.

The story of William Monroe Trotter, the nearly forgotten editor of a Boston black newspaper who helped launch a nationwide movement in 1915 to ban Hollywood’s first blockbuster movie, the later controversial The Birth of a Nation.

Aired: 02/06/17

Expired: 03/06/17

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Claressa Shields’ Workout Playlist

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Claressa Shields’ Workout Playlist

Check it out. Claressa “T-Rex” Shields, Olympic champ and star of the documentary T-Rex: Her Fight for Gold, sent us her training playlist.

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