"The 5:44" with Denis O'Hayer

A Talk with Civil Rights Leader Rev. C.T. Vivian, Part 2: Past Strategy & Future Challenges

Southern Christian Leadership Conference President Rev. C.T. Vivian, at his home during a conversation with WABE's Denis O'Hayer on December 6, 2013.  Dr. Vivian recently received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian award.
Southern Christian Leadership Conference President Rev. C.T. Vivian, at his home during a conversation with WABE's Denis O'Hayer on December 6, 2013. Dr. Vivian recently received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian award.
Credit Maynard Eaton

  On November 20, 2013, Atlanta civil rights leader C.T. Vivian received the nation’s highest civilian honor, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, from President Barack Obama, in a White House ceremony.  

In part two of a conversation with WABE’s Denis O’Hayer, Dr. Vivian talked about how the movement’s strategy changed the world, and about the future of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, where he now serves as president.

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