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How did the Freedom Summer program work?

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Freedom Summer was intended to register blacks in Mississippi to vote, to provide basic education and health services to the black community, and to organize a Mississippi civil rights party. The way Freedom Summer, largely organized by SNCC leaders, worked was...

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