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'Many Rivers to Cross' recounts African-American history

  • Aired: 11/26/2013
  • 07:32
  • Rating: NR
In "Many Rivers to Cross," Henry Louis Gates Jr. recounts 500 years of African-American history in a six-part series for PBS. Gwen Ifill sits down with Gates, a Harvard University professor, to discuss the journey of black Americans who created hope and persistence in the face of brutal discrimination.
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