PBS Michiana Streaming. Watch NowWatch Now PBS Michiana Streaming. Watch NowWatch Now
Get the Free PBS App Download on the App Store Get in on Google Play

Fight the Power: How Hip-Hop Changed the World

Description

Chuck D transports audiences back to hip-hop's inception and documents the genre's steps in revolutionizing and challenging America's history over four decades.

Upcoming Episodes

  • The Foundation

    A look at the origins of hip-hop and its first socially conscious hit -- "The Message" -- by Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five in 1982. (60 minutes)

    ScheduleChannelAudioHD
    WNIT HDTV 34.1 HD
    See our full program schedule.
  • Under Siege

    Exploring the 1980s and the birth of hip-hop as social commentary with the emergence of artists like Public Enemy, KRS-One, Ice-T and NWA. (60 minutes)

    ScheduleChannelAudioHD
    WNIT HDTV 34.1 Stereo HD
    See our full program schedule.
  • Culture Wars

    The 1990s and the rise in popularity of hip-hop, which finds itself attacked by all sides of the political establishment. (60 minutes)

    ScheduleChannelAudioHD
    WNIT HDTV 34.1 Stereo HD
    See our full program schedule.
  • Still Fighting

    Hip-hop becomes a cultural phenomenon, producing multimillionaire artists and changing history. (60 minutes)

    ScheduleChannelAudioHD
    WNIT HDTV 34.1 Stereo HD
    See our full program schedule.

Have questions or concerns about this program's schedule? Contact us.