Ain't Scared of Your Jails, 1960-61 (1988)

Film details

  • Featuring

    Julian Bond

  • Country

    USA

  • Year

    1988

  • Type

    Television

Synopsis

The third programme in a six-part series on the American civil rights movement. Charts the changing focus of Black protests in the early 1960s through court challenges to specific laws. Covers lunch counter sit-ins and their impact on the 1960 presidential race, the formation of the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee and the freedom riots of 1961.

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