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George Wallace
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George Wallace

George Wallace

George Wallace
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Scott talks to civil rights lawyer J-L Chestnut, and Tom Turnipseed, a campaign director for George Wallace, about the life and times of the former Alabama Governor and 4-time Presidential candidate. Chestnut and Turnipseed are featured prominently in a new documentary airing this Sunday and Monday night on public television, titled George Wallace: Settin' the Woods on Fire. The film won this year's Sundance Film Festival's Special Jury Prize.

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