Roger Wilkins, former Assistant U.S. Attorney and civil rights leader died March 26th. He spent five decades tirelessly championing civil rights for Black Americans. He was mentored early on by Thurgood Marshall. Later, he became an author/journalist and professor, and is featured in Mick's film Hubert H. Humphrey: The Art of the Possible. View the video to see a segment from that interview: https://youtu.be/GTl9ZXAMmts
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Mick travels to New York City today for a week of final research at Columbia University and at Hyde Park, Poughkeepsie, NY on his documentary - Summoned: Frances Perkins and the General Welfare. To purchase Mick's films or for more info on this project visit: www.southhillfilms.com
SUMMONED: FRANCES PERKINS AND THE GENERAL WELFARE is now the official title of Mick's current documentary project. This timely and relevant documentary will premiere sometime in 2018 on PBS stations nationwide.
Mick appeared on the main Apple stage to speak and show Mr Civil Rights. He received a big welcome and positive response to his work; some expressed how relevant his work is and how fortunate for him to have a platform to speak out.
Mick was in San Jose, CA yesterday for an employee lunch hour presentation at Apple Headquarters in Cupertino. He showed and discussed MR CIVIL RIGHTS: Thurgood Marshall & the NAACP. on the same stage that Steve Jobs stood on to introduce new Apple products! For more info and to purchase films, see: www.southhillfilms.org