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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 has curated a selection of programs to stream (below). We hope these resources provide insight and promote understanding.

Airing on Monday nights on MPT

Monday, August 2 at 9pm
Bird: Not Out of Nowhere

Monday, August 9 at 9pm
The Rule

Monday, August 16 at 8pm
Underground Railroad: The William Still Story

Monday, August 23 at 9pm
Slavery By Another Name

Monday, August 30 at 9pm
NOVA: Forgotten Genius

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Programming Initiatives


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 Stream

PBS Programs to Stream