MetroFocus: October 11, 2022

10/11/2022 | 28m | Video has closed captioning.

A new PBS documentary, “Becoming Frederick Douglass,” explores the inspiring story of how a man born into slavery transformed himself into one of the most prominent statesmen and influential voices for democracy in American history,. Filmmaker Stanley Nelson joins us to discuss the film. Rutgers Political Science Professor Saladin Ambar joins us to discuss his new book, “Stars and Shadows."

Aired: 10/11/22

Rating: NR

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MetroFocus is a local public television program presented by THIRTEEN.