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A History of Black Achievement In America Ep3 The Fight For Freedom

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Facebook Page: Constantinos Isaias - Κωνσταντίνος Ησαϊας https://www.facebook.com/constantinosisaias NO COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT INTENDED This original, eight-part series documents Black Achievement in American history, its defining role in the growth of the country, and its influence on current events. Presented by James Avery, the series highlights the many contributions of Black Americans that have influenced our culture, enriched our society with their achievements, and shaped the history of the United States. It's one of the least known stories in American history. It is the story of black achievement and accomplishment. Against all odds, American blacks have built their own institutions: families, schools, churches and businesses. Against all odds, American blacks have created great art and science.... Fought heroically in every American war. Against all odds, black men and women have worked endlessly to secure their own freedom and equality. The untold Story of blacks in America is a 350-year saga of incredible achievements. This is that story. The Programs in this series are : Program 1: Settling the New World and Founding the United States of America Program 2: Emergence of the Black Hero Program 3: The Fight for Freedom Program 4: Blacks Enter the Gilded Age Program 5: The Foundation for Equality Program 6: Depression and War Program 7: Civil Rights Program 8: A New Age Actors: James Avery Directors: Scott Gordon Episode Three: The Fight for Freedom 1851 - Sojourner Truth Delivers Famous Ain't I a Woman?Speech 1854 - First Black University Founded: Lincoln University 1855 - Frederick Douglass Publishes My Bondage and My Freedom 1857 - Dred Scott Decision Helps Trigger the Civil War 1863 - Lincoln Signs Emancipation Proclamation 1863 - Black Regiment Storms Fort Wagner in the Civil War 1865 - 1869 - 13th, 14th and 15th Amendments Establish Civil Rights for All