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September 15, 1957 - Mike Wallace Interviews Arkansas Gov. Orval Faubus

On September 15, 1957, the Mike Wallace Interview show on ABC aired a conversation between host Mike Wallace and Arkansas Governor Orval Faubus, current Commander-in-Chief of the Arkansas National Guard on duty in front of Little Rock Central High School.  453 more words

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Are you strong enough?

Recently I had an amazing opportunity to hear Dr. Terrence Roberts speak.  Dr. Roberts was one of the original Little Rock Nine- the 9 Black students who entered Central HS in Little Rock with National Guard escorts for protection during the mandatory desegregation. 299 more words