FANNIE LOU HAMER, “WE’RE ON OUR WAY” (SEPTEMBER 1964)
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Fannie Lou Hamer, Speech at a Vietnam War Moratorium Rally in Berkeley, California, 1965[sic]* http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t64XsEhRaQI and http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ELJKuxFtFSo&feature=watch_response.
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*This speech is mis-cited by Pacifica Archives. It was given in 1969. For correct date and transcription, see: Parker Brooks, Maegan, and Davis W. Houck, ed. The Speeches of Fannie Lou Hamer: To Tell It Like It Is. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2011.
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