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Civil Rights Movement: Desegregation

Civil Rights Movement: Desegregation

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Civil Rights Movement: Desegregation Video & Audio

On the Untold Story of Emmett Till

NPR: Emmett Till and the Impact of Images: NPR's Noah Adams reports on the publication in 1955 of photographs of the mutilated body of fourteen-year-old Emmett Till and the wide-ranging effect these photos had upon the black community. Listen to interviews with those who remember being haunted, angered, and inspired upon seeing the pictures. The site also includes a video trailer for the documentary, The Untold Story of Emmett Till.

Talking About Race

Audio recordings collected by Studs Terkel for his book Race: How Blacks and Whites Think and Feel About the American Obsession.

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