Bernice Johnson Reagon

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Bernice Johnson Reagon – singer, scholar, composer, activist and oral historian – was a field secretary for SNCC, the Student Non-violent Coordinating Committee, and a member of the Freedom Singers, a group of SNCC musicians who raised money for civil rights work in the 1960. In today’s podcast, Reagon speaks at the 50th anniversary reunion of SNCC at Shaw University in Raleigh, North Carolina.