October 20, 2011 Posted by admin in Film Related, Freedom Riders

The White House Screens Freedom Riders

On Wednesday, October 19, 2011, days after the unveiling of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, D.C., the film FREEDOM RIDERS was screened at the White House. The screening was followed by a panel which discussed the enduring legacy of the 1961 Freedom Rides. The event was organized by the National Endowment for the Humanities’ (NEH) “Bridging Cultures through Law” film series. To learn more, go to http://www.whitehouse.gov/blog/2011/10/18/legacy-1961-freedom-rides.
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