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Shirley Sherrod recalls growing up on a farm in Baker County, Georgia, her father's murder, and joining the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC). She remembers traveling to Washington, D. C., to protest the Justice Department, and the attacks on her husband, Reverend Charles Sherrod, a civil rights leader in Albany, Georgia. She also discusses starting the New Communities Land Trust and working for the ...
- Contributor: Sherrod, Shirley - Mosnier, Joseph - Civil Rights History Project (U.S.)
- Original Format: Film, Video
- Date: 2011
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