Writer Explores Mississippi's Past

In June of 1964, three young civil rights workers disappeared in Neshoba County, Miss. That summer, the story of James Earl Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Michael Schwerner gripped many people — including commentator Ralph Eubanks. Though he grew up in Mississippi, Eubanks made his first trip to Neshoba County this spring. Eubanks is the author of Ever is a Long Time: A Journey into Mississippi's Dark Past.

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