Civil rights activists remember historic Woolworth sit-in

Civil rights activists remember historic Woolworth sit-in – Reuters

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Saturday marks the 59th anniversary of when Tougaloo College students and faculty staged a protest against segregation through a sit-in at the Woolworth’s lunch counter in Jackson, Mississippi. Elise Preston spoke to some of those who were there that day.

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