The Longoria Affair

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7.851min2010NR
The story of the refusal, by a small-town funeral home in Texas after WWII, to care for a dead soldier's body "because the whites wouldn't like it.” The incident sparked outrage nationwide and contributed to the Voting Rights Act of 1965.
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John J. Valadez
Starring
Tony Plana
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Special Interest
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English [CC]
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John J. ValadezJudith VecchionePamela A. AguilarSally Jo Fifer
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PBS
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Jay ByersReviewed in the United States on February 23, 2021
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Great documentary. Shows how far we still have to go 9n these issues. It was interesting to see how differently both sides remember everything.
CarolinaReviewed in the United States on December 9, 2020
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