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The Rape of Recy Taylor (2017)

Mrs. Recy Taylor was gang raped by six white boys in 1944 Alabama. Unbroken, she spoke up and fought for justice with help from Rosa Parks and legions of women.

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Billy Howerton / Hugo Wilson
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Alma Daniels ...
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Rosa Parks
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Luther Lee / Herbert Lovett
Esther Cooper Jackson ...
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Dillard York / Willie Joe Culpepper
Danielle L. McGuire ...
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Mrs. Recy Taylor was gang raped by six white boys in 1944 Alabama. Unbroken, she spoke up and fought for justice with help from Rosa Parks and legions of women.

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The hidden, epic story of sexual violence in the Jim Crow South, when courageous black women fight to take back their bodies and their dignity. Recy Taylor, gang raped in 1944 speaks up when danger is greatest, powering the coming Civil Rights Movement.

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