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    • If White Kids Die

    • Memories of a Civil Rights Movement Volunteer
    • By: Dick J. Reavis
    • Narrated by: Keith McCarthy
    • Length: 4 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The summer of 1964 had been "Freedom Summer" for a few campuses. The Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) had drawn some 500 students, most of them white, from Ivy League and prestigious universities to help its integration efforts in Mississippi. An up-and-coming leader named Stokely Carmichael had told a group of prospective volunteers in New York that SNCC wanted to be sure that if blacks were killed for the civil rights cause, whites would die with them.

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