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A History of Civil Rights in America

A History of Civil Rights in America

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This series offers a comprehensive historical overview of civil rights. It explores the crafting of the Constitution, the Bill of Rights, the 13th and 14th Amendments, civil rights legislation, court decisions, and fearless civil rights leaders. From the past to the present, viewers journey through one of the most powerful forces in American history: the promise of civil rights for all.

Still image from: A History of Civil Rights in America (1774-1833)
A History of Civil Rights in America
Episode 1
29 minutes 7 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: A History of Civil Rights in America (1834-1868)
A History of Civil Rights in America
Episode 2
26 minutes 54 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: A History of Civil Rights in America (1869-1916)
A History of Civil Rights in America
Episode 3
28 minutes 47 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: A History of Civil Rights in America (1917-1926)
A History of Civil Rights in America
Episode 4
27 minutes 30 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: A History of Civil Rights in America (1927-1961)
A History of Civil Rights in America
Episode 5
28 minutes 44 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: A History of Civil Rights in America (1962-1965)
A History of Civil Rights in America
Episode 6
27 minutes 22 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: A History of Civil Rights in America (1965-1993)
A History of Civil Rights in America
Episode 7
27 minutes 40 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: A History of Civil Rights in America (1994-2010)
A History of Civil Rights in America
Episode 8
29 minutes 3 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12