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Living the Legacy - Keyword: Community organizing

  • Heather Booth and Fannie Lou Hamer, 1964
    Unit 2, Lesson 4

    Explore the role of community organizing, Jewish values, and moral conviction in the lives of young civil rights activists as you imagine yourself a participant in Mississippi Freedom Summer.

  • Polly Cowan and Dorothy I. Height, 1964
    Unit 2, Lesson 5

    Encounter a little known story of women collaborating across geographic, racial, and religious boundaries through documentary clips of Wednesdays in Mississippi activists.

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