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BLACK AMERICA SINCE MLK: AND STILL I RISE | Episode 2 Scene: The Myth of the Welfare Queen | PBS

Learn about the myth perpetuated by divisive rhetoric about welfare. #BlackAmericaPBS, November 15 and 22 on PBS. Subscribe to the PBS channel for more clips: https://www.youtube.com/user/PBS/feat… Enjoy full episodes of your favorite PBS programs at pbs.org/video. Like PBS on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pbs/ Follow PBS on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PBS Follow PBS on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/PBS Official website: http://www.pbs.org/ Get PBS merchandise: http://www.shoppbs.org/home/index.jsp Henry Louis Gates, Jr. looks at the last 50 years of African-American history — from Stokely Carmichael to Barack Obama, James Brown to Beyoncé — charting the remarkable progress made and raising hard questions about the obstacles that remain.