Robert Farrell, Freedom Rider
Herbert Hamilton, Civil Rights Activist
Steve McNichol, Freedom Rider
American Experience aired “Freedom Riders” a documentary exploring how the Freedom Riders set out to challenge the status quo in the south and ended up changing a nation. In this episode of Houston 8 – we continue the conversation about this event with a group of real life freedom riders who took part in this movement and ended up making history.
Original broadcast, May 20, 2011