Scaling the Capitol Steps for Disability Rights

Recent Episodes

Twin Sisters

Twin Sisters

Independent Lens

Examine the inextricable bond between adopted twins reared apart.

60 min.

Bully

Bully

Independent Lens

Get an unflinching look at the effects of bullying on the lives of five kids and their families.

90 min.

The New Black

The New Black

Independent Lens

The struggle over gay rights within the black community.

60 min.

Left by the Ship

Left by the Ship

Independent Lens

"Left by the Ship" tells the story of Amerasian children.

60 min.

A Fragile Trust: Plagiarism, Power, and Jayson Blair at The New York Times

A Fragile Trust: Plagiarism, Power, and Jayson Blair at The New York Times

Independent Lens

The story of former New York Times reporter Jayson Blair.

90 min.

Revenge of the Electric Car

Revenge of the Electric Car

Independent Lens

"Revenge of the Electric Car" examines electric cars.

90 min.

Schedule

Friday
10/24/14 7:00 PM
WGBH World
Saturday
10/25/14 12:00 AM
WGBH World
Saturday
10/25/14 8:00 AM
WGBH World
Saturday
10/25/14 12:00 PM
WGBH World
Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines Twin Sisters

Latest Comments


Related Content

In 1990, Disability Rights activists organized on the Capitol steps to force Congress to recognize their civil rights. While some lawmakers declared it an embarrassment to see people crawling up the steps, others considered it a powerful and passionate call for the passage of a civil rights act for the disabled.

The hits and the highlights from WGBH
 

   

Taste of WGBH: Cider House Brews