The challenge for civil rights and social equality in America did not begin with MLK in the 1950’s. The struggle can easily be traced back to an outspoken group of courageous pioneers who risked it all in the fight for freedom at least one hundred years before.
This live multimedia experience highlights the work of those who banded together to challenge the injustices of racial discrimination and inequality.
Informative and thought provoking live commentary, brings to life the story of the efforts of Sojourner Truth, Harriet Tubman, Booker T. Washington, Frederick Douglas, W.E.B. Du Bois, the Freedom Fighters, MLK, and many others. Rousing musical performance and captivating big screen video images make this powerful program an entertaining educational experience for all.
- PROGRAM DURATION: 45 minutes
- PROGRAM MATERIALS: Teaching resources, student worksheets