“Stay Woke: The Black Lives Matter Movement” is an original documentary film that chronicles the evolution of the Black Lives Matter movement through the first person accounts of local activists, protesters, scholars, journalists and others. Jesse Williams is the executive producer. Laurens Grant is the producer/director.
On this day 60 years ago, the late Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a Montgomery city bus, which led to a year-long boycott of the system by African-American citizens in Alabama's capitol. President Obama said Parks, who is considered the mother of the civil rights movement, "changed America."