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A Civil Rights Hero Who Put Her Life on the Line

  • Aired: 02/02/2012
  • 01:02
  • Rating: TV-PG
Daisy Bates was a complex, unconventional, and largely forgotten heroine of the civil rights movement who led the charge to desegregate the all-white Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas in 1957.
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Daisy Bates: First Lady of Little Rock premiering February 2, 2012 (check local listings)
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