Mississippi: A Thread Through Time

Freedom Rides

Special | 1m | Video has closed captioning.

On May 4, 1961, young black and white activists left Washington, DC to travel by bus into the South. Along the way, these “Freedom Riders” would test local compliance with federal laws against racial segregation.

Aired: 04/30/17

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Mississippi: A Thread Through Time is a local public television program presented by MPB.