October 6, 2018 at 2:00 PM
Mitchell Young Anderson Museum
Starring: Lyndon Johnson, Thurgood Marshall, Jr, Thurgood Marshall
As a civil rights lawyer in the ’40s and ’50s, he turned the floor of the Supreme Court into his personal battleground. As a member of the court, he presided over some of the most influential decisions in American history. Thurgood Marshall grew up with a strong sense of justice and the courage to fight for his convictions. While a mid-century black lawyer, he traveled the South as a lonely warrior in the battle to end discrimination, the embodiment of hope for black Americans.