This video explores the issue of racial identity among Native and African Americans. This in-depth documentary examines the coalescence of these two groups in American history. It brings to light a forgotten part of America's past -- the cultural and racial fusion of Native and African Americans...this presentation explores what brought the two groups together, what drove them apart, and the challenges that face them today. From the Atlantic Seaboard to the Western Plains, family memories and historical highlights reveal the indelible mark of this unique ancestry, and its continuing influence throughout the generations. -- Container.
Circle of life series
African Americans -- Race identity.
African Americans -- Relations with Indians.
African Americans -- Social conditions.
Ex-slaves of Indian tribes -- United States -- History.
Indians of North America -- Cultural assimilation.
Indians of North America -- Ethnic identity.
Indians of North America -- Genealogy.
Indians of North America -- Mixed descent.
Indians of North America -- Social conditions.
United States -- Race relations.