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Eyes on the Prize, Season 1, Episode 5

Mississippi: Is This America? 1963-1964

Eyes on the Prize

by Orlando Bagwell
Orlando Bagwell

Video

Mississippi's grass-roots civil rights movement becomes an American concern when college students travel south to help register black voters and three activists are murdered. The Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party challenges the regular Mississippi delegation at the Democratic Convention in Atlantic City.


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Publisher: PBS

Streaming video

  • Release date: September 12, 2016
  • Duration: 00:58:46
  • Number of parts: 1

  • Public Performance: Not permitted

  • Formats

    Streaming video

    subjects

    Documentary

    Languages

    English

    Mississippi's grass-roots civil rights movement becomes an American concern when college students travel south to help register black voters and three activists are murdered. The Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party challenges the regular Mississippi delegation at the Democratic Convention in Atlantic City.


    Expand title description text