Video: Three generations - Little Rock to Obama
The actions of nine students in the 1950s are seen as pivotal to the civil rights movement and have helped pave the way for the election of Barack Obama.
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Let My People Go: Black America
American sprinters Tommie Smith and John carlos give the Black Power salute at the 1968 Olympic Games (Copyright: Scanpix)
History of Slavery in America
Slavery and the Making of America – PBS
The State of Black America 2009 – National Urban League
Biography of Elizabeth Eckford
Legacy of the Little Rock Nine
Elizabeth Eckford's Story (p. 399) [05:58]
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