"Until you do right by me, everything you think about is going to crumble." With these words, Celie breaks a cycle of abuse from Mister and sticks up for herself. Celie leaves her husband after she learns that her husband hides her sister's letters from her.
Sofia (Oprah Winfrey) learns that it was Celie (Whoopi Goldberg) who advised Harpo to beat her which leads to an angry confrontation. Celie is new to the defiance Sofia displays when talking back to Harpo.
Amid the McCarthy hearings and the launch of the civil rights movement in the 1950s, painter Jacob Lawrence sought to frame early American history the way he saw it. His ensuing work, the sprawling series “Struggle,” has been reassembled and is now on a national tour, with its first stop at the Peabody Essex Museum in Massachusetts. Special correspondent Jared Bowen of WGBH visits the exhibit.
In this clip we the history teacher coming to talk to Andy after he tells his so that history is not important, prompting them to not do their work. The teacher talks about her frustration getting students to the level they need to be at and how the lack of support from families makes it extremely difficult.