Unforgivable Blackness: Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson

For those who love history, sports and boxing, here is one of the best documentaries ever made on Jack Johnson.


To read more about this great documentary by Ken Burns, check out this link where it has a lot of great information on Mr. Johnson and on the film.
http://www.pbs.org/unforgivableblackness/index.html

On a side note, it is time for President Obama to posthumous pardon Jack Johnson. It is such a disgrace that we are in 2014 and we haven’t pardon Mr. Johnson. The Mann Act was clearly the only way they could destroy Jack Johnson. Here is a link where you can read the letter that Senators Harry Reid and John McCain wrote to Pres. Obama last year in the 100th anniversary of being wrongfully convicted for breaking the Mann Act:
http://www.dailykos.com/story/2014/02/13/1277316/-Senators-Reid-and-McCain-Ask-President-Obama-to-Pardon-Jack-Johnson#

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