MetroFocus: June 17, 2021

06/17/2021 | 28m 23s | Video has closed captioning.

“How different might our country look if all of us fully understood what had happened here?” On this Juneteenth weekend, that is the question author Clint Smith sets out to answer in “How the Word Is Passed: A Reckoning With the History Of Slavery Across America” through visits to nine places that memorialize or distort their link to the legacy of slavery.

Aired: 06/17/21

Rating: NR

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MetroFocus is a local public television program presented by THIRTEEN.