02:20 — Historians talk about our changing understanding of the horrors of the slave trade's "middle passage" from Africa to America.
02:48 — The slave auction was the epitome of the system's dehumanization.
02:22 — Historians and experts discuss the importance of the family unit in the lives of enslaved people.
02:46 — Under threat of punishment, enslaved families found small ways to rebel against an oppressive system.
01:16 — TV Guide's Michael Ausiello talks to John Amos of "Men in Trees."|John Amos|Michael Ausiello|Men in Trees|59th Primetime Emmy Awards
03:49 — Louis Gossett Jr., Ben Vereen, John Amos and Sandy Duncan reunite on TODAY and discuss the groundbreaking mini-series “Roots.” Sandy Duncan says she c (more…)
02:51 — Watch the full recap of Roots at the White House.
Jonathan Rhys Meyers explains how his character Tom Lea uses his own son to climb the social ladder of the slave-owning aristocracy of the South.
Anna Paquin describes her character Nancy Holt and reflects on the role of women in the series.
17:00 — In the series pilot, Officer Cleaver is introduced to his new robotic partner, Officer Haven.
17:00 — In order to bring down a corrupt boxing ring, Haven poses as a boxer.
17:00 — Cleaver and Haven race against the clock to stop a deranged man from blowing up a number of buildings in Los Angeles.
17:00 — To protect his former partner's widow, Cleaver teams up with Haven to keep her safe.
01:00 — Watch an exclusive trailer for the epic 4-part miniseries.
01:00 — Go behind-the-scenes and find out more about the highly anticipated miniseries.
01:56 — A sadistic maniac plots his revenge against the policeman who put him behind bars.
01:02 — Big-budget comedy in which an African prince searches for a queen in Queens(New York City, that is). Murphy is in good form here!
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