Fannie Lou Hamer: Stand Up

Fannie Lou Hamer: Stand Up

Special | 26m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

Civil rights legend Fannie Lou Hamer is remembered by those who worked side by side with her in the struggle for voting rights. An African-American sharecropper from the Mississippi Delta, Hamer’s difficulty registering to vote in 1962 led to her career as an outspoken activist, congressional candidate, and fierce fighter for the rights of all.

Aired: 10/05/17

Rating: NR

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Fannie Lou Hamer: Stand Up is a local public television program presented by MPB.