Emancipation Road

Emancipation Road

  • 2014
  • 1 Season
  • 6.2  (13)

The story of African Slavery in America started with the first permanent English Colony in the 17th Century and ended with the Civil War. But those two hundred and fifty years of struggle were just the beginning of a journey down the long Emancipation Road.

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Seasons
1968-Today - Heroes of Hope
7. 1968-Today - Heroes of Hope
September 16, 2014
This final episode looks at some of the groundbreaking African American heroes in the years following the Civil Rights movement, up through President Barack Obama.
1963-1968 - The Civil Rights Era
6. 1963-1968 - The Civil Rights Era
September 16, 2014
A look at the protests, demonstrations, and prominent figures of the Civil Rights Movement that finally ended segregation in the United States.
1945-1963 - The Double Victory
5. 1945-1963 - The Double Victory
September 16, 2014
African American soldiers celebrated a double victory: Defeat of the Axis powers, and greater acceptance in the military following their devoted service. On the home front, however, the stage was being set for the confrontations of the Civil Rights Era.
1909-WWII - Regardless of the Color of One's Skin
4. 1909-WWII - Regardless of the Color of One's Skin
September 16, 2014
Beginning with the founding of the NAACP, this episode examines the societal changes that helped accelerate African American advancement in the early 20th Century.
1863-1870 - The Emancipation Proclamation
3. 1863-1870 - The Emancipation Proclamation
September 16, 2014
Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation and its effect on the end of the Civil War, the Reconstruction era in the South, and the eventual Constitutional amendments passed to protect it.
1870-1909 - Separate But Equal
2. 1870-1909 - Separate But Equal
September 16, 2014
An examination of African-American life through the end of the 19th Century, and the disparity that divided society into "separate but equal" facilities.
1625-1863 - The Shadows of Slavery
1. 1625-1863 - The Shadows of Slavery
September 16, 2014
This first episode of Emancipation Road takes a look into the history of slavery in the United States, from the beginnings of the Atlantic slave trade to the Civil War.
Description

The story of African Slavery in America started with the first permanent English Colony in the 17th Century and ended with the Civil War. But those two hundred and fifty years of struggle were just the beginning of a journey down the long Emancipation Road.Emancipation Road is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (7 episodes). The series first aired on September 16, 2014.

Emancipation Road is available for streaming on the Mill Creek Entertainment website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Emancipation Road on demand at Amazon Prime, Amazon, Vudu, Hoopla and Tubi TV.

  • Premiere Date
    September 16, 2014
  • IMDB Rating
    6.2  (13)