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March on Washington

Witness the deep impact the March on Washington had both on the nation and on Jackie Robinson and his family, who traveled to attend.
Clip Length 02:19 Premiere: 04/11/16

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Part II

S1 E2 Length 1:54:18 Premiere Date 04/12/16

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S1 E1 Length 1:53:19 Premiere Date 04/11/16

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Part One - S1 E1

Premiered On: 04/11/2016

Jackie Robinson rises from humble origins to become the first Black Major League Baseball player, performing brilliantly despite the threats and abuse he faces on and off the field and challenging the prejudiced notions of what a Black man can achieve.

  • Thursday June 6, 2024 9:00 pm ET on KET2
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Part Two - S1 E2

Premiered On: 04/12/2016

Jackie Robinson uses his fame to speak out against injustice, alienating many who had once lauded him for "turning the other cheek." After baseball, he seeks ways to fight inequality but faces a crippling illness.

  • Thursday June 13, 2024 9:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Thursday June 13, 2024 8:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Saturday June 15, 2024 2:00 am ET on KET2
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