A number of prominent African-Americans were featured on Edward R. Murrow’s original This I Believe radio series. Their words helped build momentum for the civil rights movement in the years leading up to the Montgomery bus boycott, lunch-counter sit-ins and the march on Washington. Click the links below to hear their inspiring words.
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This week’s essayWhen in high school, Claire Lamberth had two teachers who taught her how to see things differently. Still, today, she continues to see something new each time she looks at something familiar, and she hopes future generations are also taught to use their own eyes and ears. You can read her full essay here.