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Alex Landau, who is African American, recalls how he nearly lost his life following a traffic stop with the Denver police. He and his mother, Patsy, who is white, remember that night and how it changed them both forever.
Theresa Burroughs recalls her persistence to claim her right to vote during the Jim Crow era in the rural South.
A look into the process behind making a StoryCorps animated short, featuring Theresa Burroughs’ story in “A More Perfect Union.”