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Against All Odds: The Fight for a Black Middle Class | Promo

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Probes the harsh and often brutal discrimination that has made it extremely difficult for African-Americans to establish a middle-class standard of living. Through dramatic historical footage and deeply moving personal interviews, "Against All Odds" explores the often frustrated efforts of black families to pursue the American dream.

Aired: 04/24/17

Rating: NR

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Major funding provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation and the Wyncote Foundation.