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AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

Freedom Summer, Chapter 1

  • Aired: 06/24/2014
  • 08:58
  • Rating: NR
Over 10 memorable weeks in 1964 known as Freedom Summer, 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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Freedom Summer, Chapter 1
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"Freedom Summer" premieres June 24, 2014 at 9/8c.
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