Project 60/50 http://wkar.org en 'Trials of Muhammad Ali' Provokes Conversation http://wkar.org/post/trials-muhammad-ali-provokes-conversation <p>Community members left WKAR Community Cinema on May 8 with interests heighten from the screening and conversation featuring&nbsp;"The Trials of Muhammad Ali." Mon, 19 May 2014 18:54:14 +0000 Amanda Pinckney 53913 at http://wkar.org 'Trials of Muhammad Ali' Provokes Conversation American Promise on WKAR-TV http://wkar.org/post/american-promise-wkar-tv <p><strong>Mon., Feb. 3, 10 pm</strong> | A 13-year chronicle of two boys' divergent paths from kindergarten through high school graduation. Sat, 01 Feb 2014 05:01:00 +0000 editor 48749 at http://wkar.org American Promise on WKAR-TV American Masters: Alice Walker, Beauty in Truth on WKAR-TV http://wkar.org/post/american-masters-alice-walker-beauty-truth-wkar-tv <p><strong>&nbsp;Fri., Feb. 7, 10 pm</strong> | The writer/activist's dramatic life is told with poetry and lyricism.</p><p> Sat, 01 Feb 2014 05:00:00 +0000 editor 48750 at http://wkar.org American Masters: Alice Walker, Beauty in Truth on WKAR-TV Underground Railroad: The William Still Story on WKAR-TV http://wkar.org/post/underground-railroad-william-still-story-wkar-tv <p><strong>&nbsp;Mon., Feb. 17, 9 pm</strong> | The story of William Still, one of the most important yet unheralded individuals of the Underground Railroad. Sat, 01 Feb 2014 05:00:00 +0000 editor 48755 at http://wkar.org Underground Railroad: The William Still Story on WKAR-TV We Were Known As on WKAR-TV http://wkar.org/post/we-were-known-wkar-tv <p><strong>Sun., Feb. 23, 7 pm</strong> | A WKAR Original&nbsp; | African-American life in Lansing from the mid-1930s to the mid-1970s. First aired in 2002. Sat, 01 Feb 2014 05:00:00 +0000 editor 48757 at http://wkar.org Project 60/50 kicks off year-long human rights conversation http://wkar.org/post/project-6050-kicks-year-long-human-rights-conversation <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>This year marks the anniversary of two crucial moments in our country’s long history of inequality. Sixty years ago, the Supreme Court handed out its landmark decision in Brown versus the Topeka Board of Education, which effectively ended legal segregation of our nation’s public schools. And 50 years ago this year, the Civil Rights Act was signed into law. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 17:09:26 +0000 Current State 48189 at http://wkar.org Project 60/50 kicks off year-long human rights conversation