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"Freedom Riders" traveled on buses through the South to test new anti-discrimination laws.
May 4, 2011 Today marks the 50th anniversary of the first "Freedom Ride" — a test of anti-discrimination laws in the south.
August 18, 2010 It's one thing to read about history -- and another to see (and hear) from those who made it. Stanley Nelson's latest documentary -- 'Freedom Riders' -- chronicles the journey of the Freedom Riders in 1961 with testimonies from the riders themselves.
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