Eyes on the Prize

Mississippi - Is This America? (1963-1964)

Season 1 Episode 5 | 56m 15s  | Video has closed captioning.

Mississippi’s grassroots Civil Rights Movement becomes an American concern when college students travel south to help register black voters and three of them are murdered. The Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party challenges the regular Mississippi delegation at the Democratic Convention in Atlantic City.

Aired: 04/18/21

Expires: 03/14/25

Rating: TV-PG

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