PoliticsNation with Al Sharpton 05/29/16

'Roots' gets a reboot for a new generation

Nearly 40 years ago, 85% of American households were glued to their televisions for an epic event, a historical portrait of slavery in the mini-series "Roots". Now, the History Channel is updating it with a 21st century remake. Co-executive producer Levar Burton, who was in the original, explains why the new generation needs to be exposed to the movie. ... more Duration: {{video.duration.momentjs}}