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Down to the Crossroads: Civil Rights, Black Power, and the Meredith March Against Fear
20 Feb 2014 // 9:30 PM

Martin Luther King, Jr., narrowly escaped a mob attack; protesters were teargassed by state police; Lyndon Johnson refused to intervene; and Stokely Carmichael led the chant that would define a new kind of civil rights movement: Black Power.

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