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Working for Equal Rights

Tucson group tries to raise awaress, education and opportunity for often-marginalized residents

Larry Dane Brimmer's latest book Black & White, discusses American history as it happened during the Civil Rights Era.

Facts About Civil Rights Era for Young Readers

Author Larry Dane Brimner discusses why he chooses challenges

Southside Presbyterian Church historic photo of volunteers in the Sanctuary Movement, which began 30 years ago.

Sanctuary Movement: 3 Decades of Activism

Tucsonans mark decision to protect Central American refugees fleeing persecution

Mary De Camp (Left) Peace Fair coordinator and Joe Bernick (right) Peace Fair organizer stop to talk about the upcoming Peace Fair.

Activists Celebrate a Milestone in Southern Arizona

30th Annual Tucson Peace Fair and Music Festival is being held in the community.

Michael Chihak (left) speaks with Stanley Feldman (left), Former Chief Justice of the Arizona Supreme Court and Charles Ares (right), Dean Emeritus of the University of Arizona College of Law about Arizona's constitution.

'Progressive' Constitution Now Bogged Down

Two legal experts discuss statefounding document as centennial approaches

Tucson Unified Ends Mexican American Studies

Under threat of lost funding, program ends immediately

The Hardest Ride

A Tucson veteran of the Freedom Rides tells his story

In Anniston, Alabama, an angry mob stoned and firebombed the Greyhound bus holding some of the original Freedom Riders.

American Experience: Freedom Riders

The inspiring story of a courageous band of young civil-rights activists who journeyed through the Deep South in 1961. Tuesday at 8 p.m. on PBS-HD 6.

Tucson in the mid-twentieth century was fraught with racial discrimination, as told by some who experienced it and fought against it.

A Peek Through the Barriers

Arizona Illustrated offers an exclusive preview of Barrios and Barriers, the AZPM original documentary about Tucson's place in the civil rights movement

Web Feature: A Civil Rights Legacy

In life, and now in death, one reverend helps shape Tucson’s struggle for equality

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