HISTORY OF NORTH MPLS
Tune in to channel 2.2 tonight at 8:00 pm for Cornerstones: A History of North Minneapolis. The hour-long program documents stories from the neighborhood and takes a look back at the past century.
Immediately following Cornerstones, TPT will be airing North Star: Minnesota’s Black Pioneers. This documentary highlights the untold stories of several African-Americans and their valuable contributions to Minnesota history.
At 11:00 pm channel 2.1 will have a special investigating Samuel L. Jackson, Condoleezza Rice and Ruth Simmo’s adjustments from a life in the Jim Crow South to a life of national prominence. The series, featuring Henry Louis Gates Jr, renowned African-American Harvard scholar, explores race and identity through history and science.