Brent Leggs: How Can Seeing Black History As American History Begin To Make Amends?

Historian and Preservationist Brent Leggs guides host Manoush Zomorodi through the A.G. Gaston Motel in Birmingham, Alabama. The motel stood at the center of several significant chapters of the Civil Rights movement. Source: Manoush Zomorodi

Part 1 of the TED Radio Hour episode Making Amends

How can we make amends for the atrocities of slavery and segregation? Historian and preservationist Brent Leggs discusses one step in confronting

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