Record: Eyes on the Prize II: Power! (1967-68)
Eyes on the Prize II: Power! (1967-68)
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"Power!" shows how Blacks looked for new ways to take control of their communities. This program explores the political path to power for Carl Stokes, the nations first Black mayor of a major city. It also describes the founding of the Black Panther Party in Oakland, Calif., and the struggle of Black and Hispanic parents in Brooklyn, N.Y., to improve their childrens education through community control of the schools.