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HomeVideoAMERICAN EXPERIENCE: Freedom Riders: The Turning Point

AMERICAN EXPERIENCE: Freedom Riders: The Turning Point

The state of Mississippi’s plan to bankrupt CORE backfired when, on August 14, 1961, all but nine of the Freedom Riders returned to Jackson for their arraignment. Watch the broadcast premiere of FREEDOM RIDERS on Monday, May 16th, 2011 at 9/8c (check your local PBS listings).