Freedom Riders Panel Discussion

May 16th, 2011

On Wednesay, May 11, WNET hosted a panel discussion with Freedom Riders filmmaker Stanley Nelson and four people who participated in the historic protest. The event took place at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in NYC.

Freedom Riders airs tonight at 9 p.m. on THIRTEEN.

Watch the conversation:

Enter to win a copy of American Experience: Freedom Riders on DVD, the companion book, Freedom Riders: 1961 and the Struggle for Racial Justice, and a THIRTEEN tote bag.