StoryCorps Northwest: Words To Change A Nation

Nov 27, 2013

Garrett Scott talking with his daughter Sarah Scott about his experiences in the civil rights movement of the early 1960’s.
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  Garrett Scott grew up in the deep south at a time when segregation was the law of the land. Due to his friendships with African Americans Garrett decided to join the March for Freedom in Washington DC where Dr. Martin Luther King made his famous speech. In this week’s StoryCorps Northwest, he describes his experience to his daughter Sarah. Please be advised that the following interview contains a racial slur that some listeners may find offensive.

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