Sample Video 53: Civil Rights 9: Stories of the Civil Rights Movement—Sister Mary Antona Ebo

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Take your study of the Civil Rights Movement to individuals who participated in the struggle. Hear from Sister Mary Antona Ebo, a legendary civil rights trailblazer who in 1946 became one of the first three African American nuns in the Sisters of Mary and in 1965 marched in Selma, Alabama.

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