FINDING YOUR ROOTS

Program Details
Air Time: 
10/04/2015 - 8:00am - 8:59am
Program Title: 
SAMUEL L. JACKSON, CONDOLEEZZA RICE AND RUTH SIMMO
Program Service: 
EX
Program URL: 
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/finding-your-roots/
PSIP Description: 
The family mysteries of Samuel L. Jackson, Condoleezza Rice and Ruth Simmons are investigated.
Long Description: 
Samuel L. Jackson, Condoleezza Rice and Brown University President Ruth Simmons have each climbed to the pinnacle of their profession, yet each started life as a second class citizen in the Jim Crow south. In this episode we will use DNA to investigate family mysteries: where do they come from in Africa, and who are the white men in their family trees?