Spies of the Civil Rights Movement
Rick Bowers talked about his book Spies of Mississippi: The True Story of the Spy Network that Tried to Destroy the Civil Rights Movement. The book is about the extensive domestic intelligence network used by the State of Mississippi’s Sovereignty Commission in its efforts to stop integration and the Civil Rights Movement. He also showed a video clip of his documentary film being made by Trilogy Films. “Secret History of Spies of the Civil Rights Movement” was a January 11, 2011, program at the International Spy Museum in Washington, D.C., close
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Peter Earnest Executive Director International Spy Museum
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