Amplifying Black History

Black History Month

To celebrate Black History Month, we’re sharing NPR, PBS and WABE original content that amplifies Black culture and history.

Black History in Atlanta with “City Lights”

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Rep. John Lewis is being memorialized as a hero of the civil rights movement and a champion for voting rights. He passed away in Atlanta on Friday at the age of 80, following a battle with pancreatic cancer. On Monday’s special edition of “Closer Look,” host Rose Scott spoke with historians, fellow civil rights activists, … Continued

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