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Olympic Pride, American Prejudice

Olympic Pride, American Prejudice

Black History Month Event at the Lewis Museum: Screening of a documentary that follows the 18 African American athletes who defied Adolf Hitler and Jim Crow to win hearts and medals at the 1936 Olympics.  A post-discussion with filmmaker Deborah Riley Draper follows. This screening is a part of the Baltimore Jewish Film Festival, organized by the JCC of Greater Baltimore.


Reginald Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History and Culture