“We wanted to be treated as men.”
Elmore Nickelberry and Taylor Rogers remember why they went on strike as Memphis sanitation workers in 1968.
Elmore Nickelberry and Taylor Rogers remember why they went on strike as Memphis sanitation workers in 1968.
Recorded in
Recorded in Memphis, Tennessee
For more stories from the strike, click here.
Produced by Michael Garofalo, Selly Thiam
Facilitated by Steven Thrasher and Nick Yulman