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AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

Freedom Summer

  • Aired: 06/24/2014
  • 01:52:09
  • Expires: 07/23/2014
  • Rating: NR
The story of 10 memorable weeks in 1964 known as Freedom Summer, when more than 700 student volunteers from around the country joined organizers and local African Americans in a historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in Mississippi - then one of the nation’s most viciously racist, segregated states.
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Shattering the foundations of white supremacy over 10 memorable weeks in 1964.
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