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Sunday, January 16, 2011

We Shall Overcome (SNCC Freedom Singers, Chicago 2007)

The SNCC Freedom Singers were the official  singing group of Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee, a group of students who went don't South to help with voter registration, protests and organizing.  Dr. Bernie Reagon Johnson of Sweet Honey in the Rock and her husband Cordell Johnson were singers in the group.  Here they are in a 2007 Chicago concert, reunited.

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