Season 1: The Citizenship Project
We’re taught that citizenship involves certain rights and duties but the reality for many citizens in minority communities, these rights of citizenship are not automatically granted. Nashville Public Television’s original series The Citizenship Project explores these stories, one hundred years after the Civil War and into the 20th century.
A documentary about how the right to vote has evolved in the U.S., specifically in Tenn.
African Americans gained from the Civil War was the right to free expression.
The story of the first 14 African American legislators to serve in TN's General Assembly.