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POV: We Are The Radical Monarchs

Meet the Radical Monarchs, a group of young girls of color on the frontlines of social justice.
Courtesy of Linda Goldstein Knowlton
Meet the Radical Monarchs, a group of young girls of color on the frontlines of social justice.

Now streaming on the PBS Video App

POV’s 33rd season kicks off with “We Are The Radical Monarchs”

Meet the Radical Monarchs, a group of young girls of color at the front lines of social justice. Set in Oakland, the film documents the journey of the group as they earn badges for completing units including being an LGBTQ ally, preserving the environment, and disability justice.

We follow the two founders as they face the challenge to grow the organization, both pre and post the 2016 election.

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This film will stream online on POV.org in concurrence with its broadcast.

Watch with the PBS Video App or full episodes of POV are available to view online with the KPBS Video Player for a limited time after broadcast.

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"We Are The Radical Monarchs" film is on Facebook and Instagram. Follow @RadMonarchsDoc on Twitter. #RadicalMonarchs

Radical Monarchs are on Facebook and Instagram.

Credits:

Producer/Director: Linda Goldstein Knowlton. Producer/Editor: Katie Flint. Editor: Arielle Amsalem. Composer: Gingger Shankar. Executive Producer: Grace Lee. A co-presentation of Latino Public Broadcasting.