Jim Crow of the North

Jim Crow of the North

Special | 56m 46s  | Video has closed captioning.

Jim Crow of the North charts the progression of racist policies and practices from the advent of restrictive covenants to their elimination in the late 1960s. Racial disparities are seen through a new lens in this film that explores the origins of housing segregation in the Minneapolis area. The story also illustrates how African-American families and leaders resisted this insidious practice.

Aired: 04/14/21

Expires: 04/13/24

Rating: TV-PG

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Distributed nationally by American Public Television