Motion Arts Pro - Around the Net | Trending: New Crop of Docs Look at Systematic Racism
By: David Schonauer
Publish Date: March 20, 2017, 6:23 a.m.
Source: The Outline
The six-part documentary Time: The Kalief Browder Story, which has been airing on Spike TV, brings to life the story of Kalief Browder, who was sent to New York City’s Rikers Island jail as a teen for a crime he didn’t do and later committed suicide. It is one of several recent documentaries looking at systematic racism in the U.S., including Ava DuVernay’s 13th and PBS’s Against All Odds, notes The Outline. Explaining racism and fixing it are two different things, adds the website.