Through the Fire: The Legacy of Barack Obama


This BET News special explores the historic election of America’s first African-American president and his consequential two terms in office. With archival footage and a diverse array of extraordinary interviews, including Common, Usher, Russell Simmons,, Mellody Hobson, Valerie Jarrett, Van Jones and many more. Legendary documentary filmmaker Stanley Nelson reveals the challenges and triumphs of America’s first Black president and his powerful legacy. Narrated by actor/activist Jesse Williams.

Image #: 17726457    President Barack Obama waves at a campaign event, a fundraiser hosted by the Democratic National Committee's Women's Leadership Forum and the Obama Campaign group Women for Obama on April 27, 2012 in Washington, DC.     UPI/Molly Riley/Pool /LANDOV


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