Original Documentary
10:23 am
Thu May 5, 2011

Long Ride Home

The Freedom Riders of 1961 ushered in a new era of desegregation in the South, but where was Southwest Florida in all this? Through interviews with long-time residents, Long Ride Home takes a look at the role our residents played in this historic time. Who were the stakeholders? Where were the pressure points? What are the personal stories? Discover how change slowly came to the edge of the South.

Producer: Shawn Holiday