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Trailer | Always in Season

Preview: Season 21 Episode 12 | 30s Video has closed captioning.

Always in Season follows the tragedy of African American teenager Lennon Lacy, who in August 2014, was found hanging from a swing set in North Carolina. His death was ruled a suicide, but Lennon’s mother and family believe he was lynched. The film chronicles her quest to learn the truth and takes a closer look at the lingering impact of more than a century of lynching African Americans.

Aired: 02/24/20

Rating: NR

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