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Kansas City Star

Students Retrace the Civil Rights Freedom Rides of the 1960s
by Donald Bradley

Early morning on Friday, LeRoy Ford of Kansas City will “get on the bus.”

That’s the phrase used for the 2011 Freedom Ride to mark the 50 years since college students boarded buses in Washington, D.C., to travel into the Deep South to challenge segregation laws. Read more…

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