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VEL PHILLIPS: DREAM BIG DREAMS

Black History Month

February 2017 (check local listings)

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Vel Phillips Ep Main

Discover the story of Wisconsin’s first African-American woman elected secretary of state.

  • Original Broadcast: February 2016
CC HD

Program Description

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Discover the story of Wisconsin’s Vel Phillips — the nation’s first African American, and woman, elected to executive office in state government — and one of the pioneers of the civil rights era. Emmy-winner S. Epatha Merkerson narrates.

Press Materials

  • Civil Rights Leader Vel Phillips Recalls a Lifetime of Service

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