(WORT) — With the recent emergence of the Black Lives Matter movement, it is helpful to take a look back at the history of other important Civil Rights organizations. WORT’s own Helena White has produced a news series of interviews with veteran Civil Rights journalist, activist and Madisonian Franklynn Peterson. Here is the first installment of the series.
About Helena White
Helena White joined WORT in 2009. She has reported on issues ranging from iron mining in northern Wisconsin to the impact of the Race to Equity report. During her lighter moments, White has also been known to interview an ice fisherman on Monona Bay and the wild turkeys of Madison’s Eastside.
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