Season 2, Episode 7 Adam Clayton Powell
First Aired: November 14, 1989
The rise and fall of Adam Clayton Powell Jr., the flamboyant Harlem minister-turned-Congressman whose achievements were overshadowed by his lifestyle, which brought him controversy and censure.
Cast & Details See all »
- Premiered: October 4, 1988
- Rating: TV-PG
- Premise: This much-honored PBS documentary series explores American history, one topic or person at a time. Its Peabody Award winners include profiles of FDR and Malcolm X, and such diverse topics as Nixon's 1972 trip to China, the controversy surrounding `Citizen… (more)
Trending TonightSee all »
Sullivan Stapleton really, really likes a CBS sitcom.
By PBS DistributionBuy New: $17.99
Propaganda and Democracy: The American Experience of Media and Mass Persuasion (Cambridge Studies in the History of Mass Communication)
By Cambridge University PressBuy New: $89.99
By PBSBuy New: $15.81