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Pardon of Innocence: The Wilmington Ten

The film recounts the turbulent history surrounding the desegregation of New Hanover County Public Schools from the late 1960s through 1971 and the violence that led up to the false prosecution and convictions of The Wilmington Ten: eight black male students, a white female community organizer and fiery civil rights activist, the Rev. Ben Chavis, for protesting racial injustice.


Read more here: http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/community/chapel-hill-news/article133383069.html#storylink=cpy

Earlier Event: April 25
elondocs film festival