2 Replies Latest reply: Apr 22, 2011 2:26 PM by NaomiAtAmericanHistory RSS

What did you think of the Freedom Riders webcast?

christine Apprentice
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I have to admit—this was the first webcast I've ever seen! I've been in plenty of online presentation, but broadcasting a live discussion was very different. I particularly liked the way that students from schools around the country were broadcast while they were asking questions of the panel.


I came away with two quotes, both from Diane Nash (I'm not sure they are word-for-word):


Reflecting on the feelings she had after taking individual action:

You have a source of power you won't discover until you take responsibility.


Demanding that people take more civi responsibility than just voting:

Act like you are a ruler of your country.


Describe some other memorable moments, or share your thoughts!



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