Crucibles of Courage
This one-hour special, hosted by Senator Barack Obama, will explore the stories of five famous Black Americans and the ways in which their lives and work impacted our world today. Individuals profiled will include people across a broad spectrum of history representing achievements in politics, business, medicine, the arts and sports. Using interviews, location footage and archive material we will bring these stories to life as they celebrate the invaluable accomplishments of five people who helped shape our country.
Check out BIO’s original video series, American Freedom Stories, about the historic events of the Civil Rights Movement in Alabama, and the leaders and everyday heroes who fought to make racial equality a reality. Watch videos.
The Emmy Award-winning Education Department of A&E Television Networks develops educational resources for teachers. Check out some fascinating BIO BLOG articles by the education team.
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