Eyes on the Prize

Two Societies (1965-1968) | Promo

Preview: Season 2 Episode 2 | 30s | Video has closed captioning.

Martin Luther King, Jr. and the SCLC come north to help Chicago's civil rights leaders in their nonviolent struggle against segregated housing. In Detroit, a police raid in a Black neighborhood sparks an uprising, leaving 43 people dead. The Kerner Commission finds that America is becoming "two societies, one black, one white, separate and unequal" - President Lyndon Johnson ignores the report.

Aired: 04/25/21

Rating: TV-PG

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