Deacons for Defense

CA 2002

Deacons for Defense

Bogalusa, LA a group of harassed Afro-Americans had decided they’d had enough and took up arms to defend themselves and force the white power structure to listen to them. This took place during “Freedom Summer”, 1964, right after the Civil Rights Act had become law.

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Posted on

January 13, 2018