Marking SNCC's 50th Anniversary

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Half a century ago, a group of college students involved in the civil rights movement formed the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) in Raleigh, N.C. It became a national touchstone for the movement. SNCC's founding chairman was Marion Barry, still a councilman in Washington, D.C. after long service as mayor. Barry and journalist Charles Cobb, who served as a field organizer for SNCC, take a look back with Michel Martin.



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