Live stream, March on Washington Film Festival; panel to feature Prof. Chris Tyson on the B.R. Bus Boycott and the Civil Rights Movement
“Resistance and the Power of the Purse: The Baton Rouge Bus Boycott of 1953” will be simulcast from Google’s Washington, DC headquarters from 5:30 – 7:30 CENTRAL TIME on July 17. The program will screen the documentary “Signpost to Freedom,” a production of Louisiana Public Broadcasting, and include a panel featuring Professor Chris Tyson. The simulcast will be moderated by Dr. Lori Martin, LSU Dept. of Sociology. The program has been planned by Ms. Samara Ryder Foxx, BR native and U High graduate.