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Maynard Jackson Obituary

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Maynard Jackson Obituary

Maynard Jackson Obituary

Maynard Jackson Obituary

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Maynard Jackson has died of a heart attack. In 1973, he became Atlanta's first African-American mayor. Host Neal Conan speaks with Julian Bond about Jackson's legacy.

Guest:

Julian Bond
*NAACP board chairman
*Professor of history, University of Virginia