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"History Teaches Us to Resist" by Dr. Mary Frances Berry

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Today on the show, a conversation with Dr. Mary Frances Berry.  She is a scholar, an author and activist whose new book chronicles the history of American protest and resistance movements, from the Roosevelt administration through the Obama years.

From the Vietnam War, to the end of Apartheid in South Africa, to her long tenure on the US Civil Rights Commission that the spanned several administrations, Dr. Berry brings deep experience and erudition to this fascinating book.  It’s called "History Teaches Us to Resist: How Progressive Movements Have Succeeded in Challenging Times."  

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