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Historian Henry Louis Gates Jr. on the Reconstruction Era

Clip: 04/08/2019 | 2m 59s Video has closed captioning.

Award-winning historian Henry Louis Gates Jr. discusses what America’s forgotten Reconstruction era meant for African-Americans and why it’s still relevant today.

Aired: 04/08/19

Rating: NR

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