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What Do NAACP, SCLC Moves Mean to Rights Movement?

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What Do NAACP, SCLC Moves Mean to Rights Movement?

What Do NAACP, SCLC Moves Mean to Rights Movement?

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The leaders of two civil rights advocacy groups are stepping down. Kweisi Mfume, the former Maryland congressman, has resigned as head of the NAACP, and Rev. Fred Shuttlesworth will give up the presidency of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference. What do the moves say about the direction of civil rights advocacy? Hear NPR's Juan Williams and NPR's Scott Simon.