‘HUEY’: Agnes Varda’s Black Panthers Documentary

[vimeo id=”28062577″] Acclaimed Belgian documentary filmmaker Agnes Varda directed this film about Huey Newton, a leader of the Black Panther movement, which started in 1966 in Oakland, Calif.

A Conversation With My Black Son

[iframe id=”https://www.youtube.com/embed/lXgfX1y60Gw”] In this short documentary, parents reveal their struggles with telling their black sons that they may be targets of racial profiling by the police.

The Legacy of Medgar Evers

As Barack Obama becomes the first African American U.S. president, CBS News’ Harold Dow highlights the life of Medgar Evers, a black civil rights activist who was assassinated in the 1960s.

James Meredith and Beyond: Integrating Ole Miss

[iframe id=”https://www.youtube.com/embed/f-Bco-DgGcI?list=PLcxospALM0Fq4ZRsj-kbOaDgBcAa4YFtj”] James Meredith integrated the University of Mississippi in 1962. The change resulted in a riot on the Ole Miss campus that left two people dead.

Black Panthers Revisited

This short documentary explores what we can learn from the Black Panther party in confronting police violence 50 years later.

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