American Experience Freedom Riders Preview
Rebroadcasts Tuesday, February 7, 2012 at 8:00 p.m. ET. Check your local listings. Details
Program: American Experience
Episode: Freedom Riders Preview
The story of the 1961 Freedom Rides through America's Deep South for Civil Rights.
Premiere Date: 02/06/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: NR
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Meet the Riders
Biographies of all 40 student riders.
Experience the original 1961 rides with an interactive map.
Biographies of Freedom Riders, movement leaders, and other figures.
An Interview with Stanley Nelson
Read an interview with the director of Freedom Riders, Stanley Nelson.