The Lasting Legacy of the Chicano Student Walkouts

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1971

1971

Independent Lens

Recalling the Citizens' Commission to Investigate the FBI.

90 min.

Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity

Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity

Independent Lens

Examining daredevil choreographer Elizabeth Streb.

60 min.

Kumu Hina

Kumu Hina

Independent Lens

Watch a transgendered teacher inspire a young girl to claim leadership of an all-male hula troupe.

60 min.

Solar Mamas: Preview

Solar Mamas: Preview

Independent Lens

Welcome to India's Barefoot College, founded by Bunker Roy to provide rural women living in poverty with an education that empowers them to make their communities self-reliant and sustainable. 

American Denial

American Denial

Independent Lens

Explore the power of unconscious biases, using Myrdal’s 1944 investigation of Jim Crow racism.

Through A Lens Darkly: Preview

Through A Lens Darkly: Preview

Independent Lens

Learn about black photographers who recorded the lives of generations, from slavery to the present.

Schedule

Saturday
5/23/15 12:00 PM
WGBH World
Sunday
5/24/15 3:00 AM
WGBX 44
Monday
6/1/15 10:00 PM
WGBH 2
Monday
6/1/15 10:00 PM
WGBH 2
1971 1971 The New Black: Preview The New Black: Preview

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United States Congressman Raul Grijalva, Pima County Legal Defender Isabel Garcia, and others describe how the struggle for Chicano American rights in Tucson stemmed out of the inequality inherent in the school district in the late 1960s in this companion video the Independent Lens documentary, Precious Knowledge.

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