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Heroes of the Civil Rights Movement

Demonstrators protesting police brutality in Alabama, 1965

Demonstrators protesting police brutality in Alabama, 1965

Austin, Texas
Sunday, May 18, 2014

From the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library, three leaders of the Civil Rights Movement share personal anecdotes of moments of triumph and despair during their struggle for equality.  

Updated: Monday, May 19, 2014 at 10:17am (ET)

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