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Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson (2004)

Director: Ken Burns

From stylin' on white men in the ring to cavorting with white women outside of it—all during a time when doing so would get most black men lynched—Jack Johnson was the OG of flamboyant boxers. Director Ken Burns (famous for turing the American Civil War into an incredibly watchable doc series) tells Johnson's story as only he can.

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