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Remembering Rodney King [electronic resource]

MacNeil/Lehrer Productions
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
Rodney King, whose 1991 videotaped beating by Los Angeles police launched a public dialogue about race relations in the United States, died at age 47. NewsHour correspondent Jeffrey Brown, Patt Morrison of The Los Angeles Times, and Darnell Hunt of the University of California, Los Angeles, discuss his complicated life.
Release Date
2012
Run Time
7 min.
Language
English
Rating
9 & up
Notes
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on September 15, 2013.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Related Title
PBS newshour
Contents
  • The Burden of Being Rodney King (2:06)
  • King in Awe of His Influence (2:00)
  • Positive Changes in LAPD (2:32)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2013], c2012.
Recording Info
Original broadcast date: June 18, 2012.
Publisher no.
53426 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Description
1 streaming video file (7 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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