Program: American Experience “A Class Apart”
Time: 8 p.m.
Date: Monday, February 23
Preview “A Class Apart” at pbs.org/americanexperience
When we talk about civil rights cases, many people are familiar with the historic case of Brown v. Board but not many are familiar with a case that is just as important, Hernandez v. Texas. This historical case that went all the way to the Supreme Court is the focus of the documentary “A Class Apart.”
Earlier this month, KLRU had a special screening of “A Class Apart” at Austin’s Mexican American Cultural Center. Filmmaker Carlos Sandoval was present to introduce the film and to answer questions from the individuals that packed the auditorium at the Mexican American Cultural Center (MACC). more