Eyes on the Prize II: America At The Crossroads: Episode 3 Power! 1967-68
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Traces several maps to political and educational power. The Black Panthers took the reigns, educating themselves on law, and improving community service programs. Meanwhile, in Brooklyn, parents briefly gained decision-making power in their public school system. Before long, however, their voting power would be ripped away.
When Eyes on the Prize premiered in 1987, The Los Angeles Times called it ""an exhaustive documentary that shouldn't be missed."" The series went on to win six Emmys and numerous other awards, including an Academy Award nomination, the George Foster Peabody Award, and the top duPont-Columbia award for excellence in broadcast journalism.