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Use your voice. Say their names.

This experience asks you to speak the names of people whose lives were lost to violence — and in many cases, racist violence — during the civil rights era.


Your microphone will turn on

“The way to right wrongs is to turn the light of truth upon them.”

Ida B. Wells

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