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Brother Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin
Brother Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin

Watch Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 7pm on WORLD & online August 28 and 29, 2013 | Learn about the long-time pacifist and civil-rights activist who organized the 1963 March on Washington.

Memories of The March
Memories of the March

Memories of The March is an online collection of local stories and memories about the March on Washington, highlighting first-person accounts from across the country.

The March @50
The March @50

THE MARCH @50 is a new web series by filmmaker Shukree Tilghman that takes a contemporary look at the legacy of the March and delivery of its promises. Premieres August 26, 2013.

50th Anniversary of the Historic March on Washington
50th Anniversary of the Historic March on Washington

Watch special programming to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Historic March on Washington on WMHT and WMHT WORLD during the week of August 26, 2013.

In Performance at the White House: A Celebration of Music from the Civil Rights Movement
In Performance at the White House: A Celebration of Music from the Civil Rights Movement

Watch Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 8pm | Join President and Mrs. Obama for a concert in the East Room in honor of the civil rights movement.

Building the Dream
Building the Dream

Watch Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 10pm on WMHT TV & Friday, August 30, 2013 at 7pm on WMHT WORLD | Recount the journey of an idea for a national monument honoring Martin Luther King Jr.

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A Musical Journey Through Muscle Shoals

The word “magic” is mentioned a lot in Muscle Shoals, a mesmerizing documentary that tries to explain, or at least place in context, the extraordinary success of FAME (founded by producer Rick Hall...

Trials of Muhammad Ali Simulcast: Online Screening and Live Chat

The Trials of Muhammad Ali Exclusive Screening & Live Chat with Director Bill Siegel Monday April 14, 10pm ET/7 PT Independent Lens, Kartemquin Films, and Eight Arizona are trying something new...

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