Former sharecropper Fannie Lou Hamer's Congressional testimony is so powerful that President Johnson calls an impromptu press conference to get her off the air. But his plan backfires.
"We accomplished some things, but we didn't do the whole job," Mark Levy.
"The kids need to know history. Black and white, they need to know history." June 24, 2014
Civil rights work in Mississippi in 1964 was dangerous. Those who had been on the ground in the state for decades knew that well, but some were less aware of what they'd face.