Alumnus recalls lunch-counter sit-ins
February 25th, 2010
Fifty years ago, George Williamson (’61) joined a group of students from Wake Forest and Winston-Salem State to protest segregated lunch counters in downtown Winston-Salem. Watch a video of his remarks and Dr. Rev. Brad Braxton’s sermon at Worship in Wait.
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