Tensions run high between African American citizens and Caucasian cops in Jersey City when a teenage African American boy is critically injured by a cop.
When a rising high school football player from South Central L.A. is recruited to play for Beverly Hills High, the wins, losses and struggles of two families from vastly different worlds — Compton and Beverly Hills — begin to collide.
Follow Danny "KP" Kirkpatrick and his crew at 'IAMCompton,' the first-ever tattoo shop in Compton. Compton, known for its musical influence and iconic street art, is an artistic melting-pot ready for the newest tat crew to share their talent.
In the early 1970s, Ron Stallworth is appointed Colorado Springs' first African-American police officer. Facing heavy racism, he and his partner, Flip Zimmerman, agree to go undercover in order to infiltrate the dangerous and secretive Ku Klax Klan.
A first date between a burgeoning couple takes an unexpected turn when one shoots a policeman during a routine traffic stop. Pursued by the law and called cop killers by the media, the pair of outlaws hits the road in a chase for their freedom.
A single mother in Washington, D.C. tackles the school system to provide a quality education to low-income students, many of whom are being lost to gangs and street life.