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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 31 at 9pm
America ReFramed: The Falconer

Monday, February 7 at 9pm
Independent Lens: Owned: A Tale of Two Americas

Monday, February 14 at 9pm
Tulsa Race Massacre: 100 Years Later

Monday, February 21 at 9pm
Signing Black in America

Monday, February 21 at 9:30pm
Something in the Water: A Kinston Basketball Story

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Programming Initiatives

HBCU Week 2021

In Case you missed it

HBCU Week 2021

Available to watch on demand: documentaries and specials from our second annual week of programming in support of historically Black colleges and universities.


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 Programs to Watch Now

PBS Programs to Watch Now