American Experience

From the film Freedom Riders: Freedom to Travel, part 2

Clip: Season 23 Episode 11 | 51s

Ray Arsenault discusses the importance of Irene Morgan, who took her case to the Supreme Court with Morgan vs. Virginia. However, the subsequent Supreme Court ruling of the unconstitutionality of segregated interstate bus travel, Julian Bond points out, was largely ignored in the segregated South.

Aired: 09/19/08

Rating: NR

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