Arthur Fletcher Address
Mr. Fletcher, Chairman, United States Civil Rights Commission-Washington, DC, spoke about his own experiences in the civil rights movement… read more
Mr. Fletcher, Chairman, United States Civil Rights Commission-Washington, DC, spoke about his own experiences in the civil rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s, including the landmark desegregation case of Brown v. Board of Education. Although he received a law degree after World War II, he was unable to get a job using his degree until 1965. He played professional football because it was the only job he could get. His speech was moving and inspirational. He also discussed strategies for the future of the civil rights movement. close
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