American Experience

The State of Mississippi in 1964

Clip: Season 26 Episode 6 | 2m 57s

"The Citizens' Council was doing everything the Ku Klux Klan would have done. [...] I joined it because I believed in what they were doing and I believed in trying to preserve the society in which we lived." Watch "Freedom Summer" premiering June 24, 2014 on American Experience PBS.

Aired: 06/24/14

Rating: NR

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