Freedom Riders is the powerful harrowing and ultimately inspirational story of six months in that changed America forever. From May until November , more than black and white Americans risked their lives—and many endured savage beatings and imprisonment—for simply traveling together on buses and trains as they journeyed through the Deep South. Deliberately violating Jim Crow laws in order to test and challenge a segregated interstate travel system, the Freedom Riders met with bitter racism and mob violence along the way, sorely testing their belief in nonviolent activism. From award-winning filmmaker Stanley Nelson Wounded Knee , Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple, The Murder of Emmett Till Freedom Riders features testimony from a fascinating cast of central characters: the Riders themselves, state and federal government officials, and journalists who witnessed the Rides firsthand.
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Asparagus, sweetcorn, tomatoes, leeks, Russian onions, garlic. It's not a shopping list. It's hard to imagine Henry Cecil ever needing to browse the fresh produce aisle at the Newmarket Waitrose, for this quartermaster's delight of a garden seems to have it all. Cecil is giving the tour of the Warren Place acreage, a private, quiet Eden overlooked by the boxes in the fillies' yard, a head poking out here and there in curiosity. Here is a blackberry bramble, a shock of wineberry plants, a bed of strawberries.
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A half-hearted spring-cleaning session at home during the week came to a welcome halt when I unearthed a long-lost copy of Have Fun With Thai Proverbs collecting dust under a pile of disintegrating paperbacks. Written by Dr Duangtip Somnapan Surintatip, the book is a reminder that there is a common thread to proverbs around the world. As the title suggests, it can be fun putting long-standing expressions into a Thai context. As I leafed through the book, the dog approached and started licking my toes as is his customary morning greeting, which happened to be quite timely.