Showcase with Barbara Kellar

David Fankhauser

Season 6 Episode 4 | 27m 26s | Video has closed captioning.

David Fankhauser played an important role in our country’s civil rights struggle. At 19 years of age, Dr. Fankhauser rode with the Freedom Riders — a group of activists who took a series of bus trips throughout the southern United States in protest of racial segregation of interstate bus terminals. During one such ride, Fankhauser was arrested and spent 42 days in jail. Don't miss this interview.

Aired: 07/23/16

Rating: NR

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Showcase with Barbara Kellar is a local public television program presented by CET.

CET Arts programming made possible by: The Louise Dieterle Nippert Musical Arts Fund, Carol Ann & Ralph V Haile /US Bank Foundation, Randolph and Sallie Wadsworth, Macy’s, Eleanora C. U. …