Eyes on the Prize

Revisit this landmark series, the definitive story of the civil rights era from the point of view of the ordinary men and women whose extraordinary actions launched a movement that changed the fabric of American life.

Mon, Jul 26 3:00 P.M. The Time Has Come 1964-1966     NH WORLD

After a decade-long cry for justice, a new sound is heard in the civil rights movement: the insistent call for power.

Mon, Jul 26 4:00 P.M. Two Societies 1965-1968     NH WORLD

King and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference help Chicago's civil rights leaders in the struggle against segregated housing.

Fri, Jul 30 7:01 P.M. Mississippi: Is This America? 1963-1964     NHPBS

Mississippi's civil rights movement becomes an American concern when students travel south to help register black voters and three of them are murdered.

Mon, Aug 2 3:00 P.M. Power! 1966-1968     NH WORLD

The call for Black Power takes various forms across communities in black America.

Mon, Aug 2 4:00 P.M. The Promised Land 1967-1968     NH WORLD

Martin Luther King, Jr. stakes out new ground for himself and the rapidly fragmenting civil rights movement.

Fri, Aug 6 7:01 P.M. Bridge to Freedom 1965     NHPBS

A decade of lessons is applied in the climactic and bloody march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama.

Mon, Aug 9 3:00 P.M. Ain't Gonna Shuffle No More 1964-1972     NH WORLD

A call to pride and a renewed push for unity galvanize black America.

Mon, Aug 9 4:00 P.M. A Nation of Law? 1968-1971     NH WORLD

Black activism is increasingly met with a sometimes violent and unethical response from local and federal law enforcement agencies.

Mon, Aug 16 3:00 P.M. The Keys to the Kingdom 1974-1980     NH WORLD

Antidiscrimination legal rights gained in past decades by the civil rights movement are put to the test.

Mon, Aug 16 4:00 P.M. Back to the Movement 1979-Mid 80s     NH WORLD

Power and powerlessness. Miami's black community-pummeled by urban renewal, a lack of jobs and police harassment-explodes in rioting.


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