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Key Town in Civil Rights Movement Hosts VP Debate

October 03, 2016 06:00 AM
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On Tuesday, the nominees for vice-president will debate in the small, rural town of Farmville, Virginia. Farmville played a critical role in the American civil rights movement. And as the vice presidential candidates arrive, Farmville's own turbulent history of race relations churns in the background. VOA's Steve Baragona reports.