The Colour of Money

The Colour of Money

Available on BBC Select, Prime Video
S1 E1: Reaching back across the centuries, this often distressing BBC history documentary sheds light on attitudes toward human differences. What was the significance of the Bible in the evolution of European concepts of race? How did bigotry entwine with fervent capitalism to fuel the transatlantic slave trade? And why did racist ideas appear in work by thinkers such as Aristotle and Kant?