And the children shall lead

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  • In 1964 segregation is a reality in Catesville, Mississippi, but 12-year-old Rachel doesn't notice because she has many white friends. When a group of civil rights activists comes to town, the tension between black and white citizens grows. It's now up to Rachel and her friends to persuade the adults to overcome the racial barriers that divide them.


  • Title from disc label.
  • Originally televised in 1988 as part of the television series WonderWorks.
  • DVD.
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