American Experience Maricela Aguilar: Student Freedom Rider
An introductory video to Maricela Aguilar, one of the forty 2011 Student Freedom Riders. Details
Program: American Experience
Episode: Maricela Aguilar: Student Freedom Rider
An introductory video to Maricela Aguilar, one of the forty Student Freedom Riders participating in the 2011 Student Freedom Ride. From May 6-16, college students will join original Freedom Riders in retracing the 1961 Rides from Washington, DC to New Orleans, LA.
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Premiere Date: 04/07/2011
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: NR
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Experience the original 1961 rides with an interactive map.
Watch twelve short films about issues surrounding the film.
Meet the Riders
Biographies of all 40 student riders.
Important events of the Civil Rights Movement between 1942 and 1961.