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1950s, 1960s

Footage of civil rights movement. People applauding announcement of bus boycott victory. MLK boarding and riding city bus. Older black woman riding bus. MLK alongside seat with white man. MLK speech. Shots of sit-ins in local diner, black residents eating with white residents at a restaurant while police try to force them out and journalists take photographs. Shot of diner counter with a “closed” sign on it and roped off. Two black men being frisked by police officers.