James Forman (1928–2005), the executive director of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), describes to interviewer Kenneth Clark the goals, tactics, and dangers of SNCC voter registration drives in the rural South in this excerpt from the television documentary We Shall Overcome, broadcast August 14, 1963, on National Educational Television.

Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division. Courtesy Thirteen Productions LLC, WNET

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