Cambridge Forum is one of public radios longest running half-hour public affairs programs. Recorded live every week in Harvard Square, Cambridge Forum focuses on the news behind the news and regularly examines the issues and ideas that shape our lives. The programs explore topics related to civic democracy, science and technology, history and the global environment, and include as well discussions about computers, education, art, and more.
Remembering Freedom Summer
Jack Landron, a young musician known as Jackie Washington traveled to Mississippi during the Freedom Summer. He worked in the Freedom Schools and, at one point, was personal assistant to the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr . He discusses his unique perspective on the Civil Rights Movement with folklorist Millie Rahn.