If We So Choose

The short documentary “If We So Choose” introduces residents of Athens, Georgia who not only lived through Jim Crow separatism but fought against it and won.

Counter Histories Film Series

The film series Counter Histories documents the 1960s struggle to desegregate Southern restaurants.

Your Weekly Pop: Race, Food, and Gospel Music in the Jim Crow South

There’s a reason that the lunch counter sit-ins of the early 1960s attained that rare distinction of being both symbolic and effective: they highlighted the soullessness, the spiritual meagerness, the plain old cussedness of withholding food from folks.