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The Cypress Times

Freedom Rider
By Ray Powell

Next month marks the 50th anniversary of the Freedom Rides. My father will travel to Chicago to take part in a taping for the May 4th edition of the Oprah Show, in which she will honor those who were “publicly exposed to insult and persecution” and who “stood side by side with those who were so treated.” Happy anniversary, Presbyter … and thank you Dad. Read article…


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