Civil Rights Pioneers Remember Struggle for Equal Rights

June 27, 2014 07:58 PM
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Many people across the U.S. are marking the 50th anniversary of the signing of the 1964 Civil Rights Act into law. The law won final passage after years of civil rights protests in which people lost their lives . VOA's Chris Simkins introduces us to two women who were on the frontlines of the protest movement that changed the country forever.