Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities (2017) torrent download

Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities

2017

Documentary / History

6.8

Synopsis

A haven for Black intellectuals, artists and revolutionaries-and path of promise toward the American dream-Black colleges and universities have educated the architects of freedom movements and cultivated leaders in every field. They have been unapologetically Black for 150 years. For the first time ever, their story is told.

Director

Stanley Nelson

Movie Reviews

Reviewed by evastaitz-10474 3 /10

disappointing!!

There was so much more important info that was omitted. how uneven standards were to enter many hbcu's no entrance exams, no sat score to contend with even up until the late 1960's. that had to impact the intellectual life of students. how many prof.'s were properly credentialed [masters, doctorates required in subject matter being taught? perhaps someone else will properly complete the history of historic black colleges and universities.

Reviewed by Bluesradio62 9 /10

Black College History At THis Pertinent Time

With Bennett College in Trouble, and so many others of our colleges have been lost, and we have such a rich history and this story is told quite well in this movie...Some of these stories are not commonly known, so it's good seeing these stories told.....Definitely check out this great movie...

Reviewed by jsweet-13747 10 /10

Really enjoyed

Learned new things and let me celebrate my experience at an Hbcu. A good watch with your kids

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