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Black in Latin America

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Full Episodes

Mexico & Peru: A Hidden Race

WETA PassportMexico & Peru: A Hidden Race

The almost unknown history their significant black populations.

Brazil: A Racial Paradise?

WETA PassportBrazil: A Racial Paradise?

Professor Gates explores the 'rainbow nation' of Brazil.

Cuba: The Next Revolution

WETA PassportCuba: The Next Revolution

How the culture, religion, and politics of this island are inextricably linked to race.

Haiti & the Dominican Republic: An Island Divided

WETA PassportHaiti & the Dominican Republic: An Island Divided

An exploration of the complex relations between the Dominican Republic and Haiti.

Clips

"Black Fear"

"Black Fear"

White Cuban planters tighten their hold and "security" on their plantations.

Antonio Maceo: The Bronze Titan

Antonio Maceo: The Bronze Titan

Cuban Revolutionary Antonio Maceo's controversial identity.

Economic impact of the Haitian Revolution

Economic impact of the Haitian Revolution

A look at the economic impact the Haitian Revolution had on Cuba.

Independent Party of Color

Independent Party of Color

Afro-Cuban political activism and the white establishment's backlash.

Previews

Black in Latin America

Black in Latin America

Black in Latin America, the 11th documentary by Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr.