UPI - The African American Experience 1930-1980

 

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Identifier

35160004311602

Creation Date

2-2-1970

Subject—Topics

Black history; Civil rights

Description

Chicago: Chief defense attorney William Kunstler, (R) frowns as Reverend Dr. Ralph Abernathy, (L) head of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, speaks at news conference after the defense wound up its presentation in the conspiracy to riot trial of the Chicago Seven 2/2. Kunstler charged that U.S. District Court Judge Julius J. Hoffman is presiding over a legal lynching" when the judge refused to let him present Rev. Abernathy as the one last witness."

Format

BW photograph, 9" x 11"

Source

United Press International

Keywords

African Americans, history, United States, prejudice, desegregation, civil rights movement, Black Panthers

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