RT Web Page DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 700415598 LA Closed-captioned. UL https://ezproxy.uu.edu/login?url=http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=13753&xtid=40966 T1 America Beyond the Color Line Ebony Towers A1 Gates, Henry Louis,, Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm), Films Media Group., Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), PB Films Media Group PP New York, N.Y. YR 2009 AB The existence of a small group of African-Americans at the heart of the corporate and political establishment is something that, just two decades ago, seemed unimaginable. How did they get there and what is the significance of their success? Beginning at Harvard University, Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. travels to New York City and Washington, D.C. to ask if this new black elite represents genuine progress for black America as a whole. Interviewees include Colin Powell, Russell Simmons, Vernon Jordan, and many others.