Armstrong motivates students to see their potential as changemakers in the movement to confront systemic racism, as with students at Lewis University, a Roman Catholic college in the south suburbs of Chicago.
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In the segregated Deep South when lynching and Klansmen and Jim Crow laws ruled, there stood a line of foot soldiers ready to sacrifice their lives for the right to vote, to enter rooms marked “White Only” and to live with simple dignity. They were called Freedom Riders and Thomas M. Armstrong was one of them....