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Conflict & Justice

Freedom Riders Ride Again

50 years ago, buses carrying civil rights workers traveled to the South to confront racism. The brutality that the Freedom Riders faced became an international embarrassment. Reporter Phillip Martin joined a group of students who recreated the journey.

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Kenya bloggers monitor unrest

Post-election unrest in Kenya has been widespread and hard to monitor in real time, but some concerned bloggers are trying to help, and they've set up a website where Kenyans can report on what they see in their own communities

Conflict & Justice

Freedom Riders Ride Again

50 years ago, buses carrying civil rights workers traveled to the South to confront racism. The brutality that the Freedom Riders faced became an international embarrassment. Reporter Phillip Martin joined a group of students who recreated the journey.