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Standing Against Racism: Fostering Unity Through Dialogue

Understanding racism

To help citizens better understand racial issues challenging our nation, MPT presents several initiatives and a wide selection of programs to watch now via on-demand streaming. We hope these resources provide insight and promote understanding.

Airing on Monday nights on MPT

Monday, January 9 at 9pm
Codeswitching: Race and Identity in the Suburban Schoolhouse

Monday, January 16 at 9pm
With Infinite Hope: MLK and the Civil Rights Movement

Monday, January 23 at 9pm
Fair Legislation - The Byron Rumford Story

Monday, January 30 at 9pm
Talking Black in America: Roots

Let us hear from you

To engage in a deeper conversation, please contact us at standingagainstracism@mpt.org.

National Productions

Programming Initiatives

HBCU Week 2021

Historically Black Colleges and UNiversities

HBCU Week

Hear the under-told stories of sacrifice, courage, innovation, and hope found in the collective experience of these important American institutions.

Un(re)solved

This multiplatform investigation from FRONTLINE examines the federal effort to grapple with America’s legacy of more than 150 civil rights era killings.

Race Resources

Additional Resources

A curated selection of external programs and educational materials that seeks to provide insight and understanding on racism.

MPT Digital Studios

PBS Programs to Watch Now