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American Experience | Clip | The Young Witness: A Short Film from Freedom Riders

Janie Forsyth McKinney was twelve years old when the Freedom Riders came through her hometown of Anniston, Alabama, on May 14, 1961. After local Klan members firebombed the bus, McKinney assisted injured riders.

S23 E11 | 0:04:59 | AIRED: 4/10/2011 |
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