"He was a human being; I knew we had that much in common."

Mamie Todd (R) tells her daughter, Ann Todd Jealous (L), and grandson, Benjamin Todd Jealous, about demanding supplies from the white school superintendent while teaching at an all-black school in the 1930s. Benjamin Todd Jealous is President and CEO of the NAACP.
Mamie Todd (R) tells her daughter, Ann Todd Jealous (L), and grandson, Benjamin Todd Jealous, about demanding supplies from the ...
Recorded in
Produced by
Vanara Taing

Facilitated by
John White

In Partnership with
NAACP

Themes
Griot
Struggle
Witness