Robert Singleton: Today and in 1961

JAMM students may be interested in this speaker.  Robert Singleton was one of the organizers of and participants with the 1961 Freedom Riders, helping to further the cause of desegregation in the American South.  A professor at Loyola Marymount in Los Angeles, Dr. Singleton will tell of his experiences with the Freedom Ride, as well as what it meant to be arrested and jailed for his actions. He will speak Friday at 12:30 p.m. in the Whitewater/Clearwater Room of the Idaho Commons.  A question-and-answer session will follow his talk.  Read more about his experiences here: http://articles.latimes.com/2011/jan/08/local/la-me-banks-20110108

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