INDEPENDENT LENS : Man on Fire

Monday, December 17, 2018, 10:00-11:00 p.m. ET

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INLE Man on Fire Ep Main

Meet the white preacher who set himself on fire to bring awareness to the racism in his Texas town.

  • Airdate(s): 12/17/2018, 10:00 - 11:00 PM ET
  • INLE #: 2005
  • Original Broadcast: 12/17/2018
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Episode Description

Learn the story of an elderly white Texas minister who set himself on fire to protest the virulent racism of his community and the country at large. Friends, family members, neighbors and colleagues search for an explanation of his action.

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  • "Man on Fire" Premieres on INDEPENDENT LENS Monday, December 17, 2018

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