Medgar Evers is remembered as the NAACP field secretary murdered by white supremacists in 1963. His widow talks about her effort to present a fuller picture of Evers’ life, and his legacy to the American civil rights movement.


  • Myrlie Evers-Williams Longtime civil rights activist, former chair of the NAACP, and founder of the Medgar Evers Institute

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