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Mary Frances Berry

September 22 . 2005

The African American struggle for compensation for years of unpaid labor began at emancipation. Even today, the reparations movement is controversial but seventy years before the civil rights struggle,it was lead by washerwoman and seamstress, Callie House. Tune in to hear political activist and former chairperson of the U.S. Civil Rights Commission, Dr. Mary Frances Berry with her new book My Face is Black is True.