Amanpour and Company

"America on Fire" Elizabeth Hinton on Black Rebellion

Clip: 05/25/2021 | 17m 53s | Video has closed captioning.

One year after George Floyd’s death, we look again at systemic racism in America with Elizabeth Hinton, who aims to put the current racial justice movement in historical context. Her new book “America on Fire” looks at Black rebellion in the 1960s and 70s, and she speaks with Michel Martin about how we got to where we are today.

Aired: 05/25/21

Rating: NR

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