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The Rev James Lawson: The Non-Violence Struggle 10-30-2007 1 of 2

dc.contributor.authorLawson, James M., 1928-
dc.descriptionIncludes descriptive metadata provided by producer in MP4 file: "The Non-Violence Struggle - Video - The Rev James Lawson The Non-Violence Struggle 10-30-2007 1 of 2." Video of a class session. Lawson continues to talk about the sit-in movement and other civil rights activity in Nashville in the early 60s and the influence the Nashville movement had across the country, as well as speaking more generally about the national movement. Along the way he also discusses the failure of the framers of the Constitution to address slavery, and talks about John and Robert Kennedy and their opposition to civil rights demonstrations such as the Freedom Rides. At the end Lawson responds to students' questions, which are difficult to hear.en
dc.publisherVanderbilt Universityen
dc.relation.ispartofseriesThe Nonviolent Struggleen
dc.subject.lcshLawson, James M., 1928-en
dc.subject.lcshNonviolence -- Study and teachingen
dc.subject.lcshFreedom Rides, 1961en
dc.subject.lcshKennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968en
dc.subject.lcshKennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963en
dc.subject.lcshConstitutional lawen
dc.subject.lcshCivil rights demonstrations -- Tennessee -- Nashvilleen
dc.subject.lcshCivil disobedience -- Tennessee -- Nashvilleen
dc.subject.lcshCivil rights movements -- Tennessee -- Nashvilleen
dc.titleThe Rev James Lawson: The Non-Violence Struggle 10-30-2007 1 of 2en
dc.description.collegeCollege of Arts & Science

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