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09/02/2014 09:10 am ET | Updated Sep 02, 2014

Remembering Civil Rights Heroine Fannie Lou Hamer: 'I'm Sick And Tired Of Being Sick And Tired'

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Fifty years ago, civil rights leader Fannie Lou Hamer spoke before the 1964 Democratic National Convention in Atlantic City—and her speech became one of the most pivotal moments of the Civil Rights Movement.

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