Jack Claiborne, a native of Charlotte and former reporter and editorial writer for the Charlotte Observer, discusses the events that occurred in Charlotte during the Civil Rights years of the 1950s and 1960s. He also comments on his memories of Johnson C. Smith University and its potential impact on the revitalization of the West Trade St. - Beatties Ford Road Corridor.

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