Chicago Tonight

Civil Rights Icon on America’s Racial Divide, Then and Now

Clip: 12/29/2016 | 13m 1s Video has closed captioning.

Ruby Bridges became a civil rights icon at the age of 6, when she became the first African-American child to attend a previously all-white elementary school in New Orleans. She joins Brandis Friedman in discussion.

Aired: 12/29/16

Rating: NR

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