American Experience The Inspiration: A Short Film from Freedom Riders
Mahatma Gandhi's nonviolent movement inspired American civil rights activists. Details
Program: American Experience
Episode: The Inspiration: A Short Film from Freedom Riders
Mahatma Gandhi's nonviolent movement to free India from British colonial rule inspired American civil rights activists who had immersed themselves in Ghandi's teachings and viewed non-violence as an effective way to challenge the tyranny of the Jim Crow South.
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Premiere Date: 01/12/2011
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: NR
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