Source: TIME Magazine
Article By: Bernice A. King
Witnessing the recent election of Jon Ossoff to the U.S. Senate from Georgia, I saw a moment of recompense and redemption for Black and Jewish Americans in the South, and the U.S. as a whole. I was reminded of the 1964 Freedom Summer project in Mississippi, where a coalition of Black students and white students participated in a massive voter-registration campaign organized by the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee.