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The Teachers of Our Legacy

The Teachers of Our Legacy

By Emily Tynes, ACLU at 2:35pm

Black History Month is the time to remember the heroes who risked everything to stand up for racial justice and the dignity of all.

Growing Up in the Segregated South, Struggle Brought Change

Growing Up in the Segregated South, Struggle Brought Change

By Emily Tynes, ACLU at 2:20pm

ACLU Communications Director Emily Tynes tells a personal story of growing up in the segregated south on the occasion of the opening of the Martin Luther King, Jr., monument in Washington, D.C.

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