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Interactive video lesson plan for: Roots: 'Your Name is Your Spirit' Teaser | History

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Check out this trailer for HISTORY's "Roots," starring Laurence Fishburne, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Anna Paquin, Anika Noni Rose, Forest Whitaker, and Malachi Kirby as Kunte Kinte. #Roots

Subscribe for more from Roots and other great HISTORY shows:
http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=historychannel

Find out more about the series on our site:
http://roots.history.com/?cmpid=Social_YouTube_Roots

Explore the Roots family tree:
http://roots.history.com/family-tree

Check out exclusive HISTORY content:
Website - http://www.history.com
Twitter - https://twitter.com/history
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/History
Google+ - https://plus.google.com/+HISTORY

A four-night, eight-hour event series, "Roots" is a historical portrait of one family's journey through American slavery and their will to survive and preserve their legacy in the face of unimaginable hardship.

HISTORY®, now reaching more than 98 million homes, is the leading destination for award-winning original series and specials that connect viewers with history in an informative, immersive, and entertaining manner across all platforms. The network’s all-original programming slate features a roster of hit series, epic miniseries, and scripted event programming. Visit us at HISTORY.com for more info.

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