Independent Lens Spotlight on Civil Rights Leader Whitney Young, Jr.
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Program: Independent Lens
Episode: Spotlight on Civil Rights Leader Whitney Young, Jr.
Whitney M. Young, Jr. was one of the most celebrated - and controversial - leaders of the civil rights era. Unique among black leaders, he took the fight directly to the powerful white elite, gaining allies in business and government, including three presidents.• Visit the Spotlight on Civil Rights Leader Whitney Young, Jr. webpage
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Premiere Date: 02/18/2013
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: TV-PG
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