season 1

Rainbow Johnson recounts her experience growing up in a mixed-race family in the '80s, and the constant dilemmas they had to face over whether to assimilate or stay true to themselves.

S1 E19 - Doctor! Doctor!
Rainbow develops an interest in medicine.
03.25.20 | 21m
S1 E18 - Parents Just Don't Understand
Rainbow clashes with her parents over her love for rap music.
03.18.20 | 21m
S1 E17 - Say Hello, Wave Goodbye
A new family joins the neighborhood.
02.26.20 | 21m
S1 E16 - She Works Hard for the Money
Alicia wants to buy a nice car.
02.19.20 | 21m
S1 E15 - This Charming Man
Rainbow's first real date with Bryce.
02.12.20 | 20m
S1 E14 - True Colors
Paul's estranged mother visits for Rainbow's 13th birthday.
01.29.20 | 21m
S1 E13 - Pride (In the Name of Love)
Paul speaks about Dr. King at the school assembly
01.22.20 | 21m
S1 E12 - It's Tricky
Rainbow battles stereotypes at school.
01.15.20 | 21m
S1 E11 - When Doves Cry
The family reacts to the Challenger tragedy.
01.08.20 | 21m
S1 E10 - Do They Know It's Christmas?
Alicia and Paul strive to maintain their winter solstice traditions from the commune.
12.11.19 | 21m
S1 E9 - Papa Don't Preach
Paul struggles when his daughters want to join a beauty pageant.
11.27.19 | 20m
S1 E8 - Weird Science
On Career Day, Rainbow pursues journalism to fit in.
11.20.19 | 21m
S1 E7 - Puttin' On the Ritz
It's family day at Harrison's country club.
11.13.19 | 21m
S1 E6 - Girls Just Want to Have Fun
The popular girls ask Rainbow to join their group Halloween costume.
10.30.19 | 21m
S1 E5 - All She Wants to Do is Dance
Bow considers the social impact of her date choice.
10.23.19 | 21m
S1 E4 - Love is a Battlefield
Rainbow traces her roots.
10.16.19 | 21m
S1 E3 - Let Your Hair Down
Rainbow feels uneasy about her hair.
10.09.19 | 21m
S1 E2 - The Warrior
Rainbow and Alicia struggle to fit in.
10.02.19 | 21m
S1 E1 - Becoming Bow
Young Bow and her family try to adapt to the suburbs.
09.25.19 | 21m