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An untold story of the civil rights movement.
Anger over policing and inequality boiled over in 1967 in protests and violence across the United States. A landmark report warned that without major changes, it would happen again.
It started with one request. A friend’s sister was pregnant and suicidal. Before long a clandestine group called Jane was created to help women in Chicago with illegal abortions.
In the face of threats from the Ku Klux Klan, a group known as the Deacons for Defense helped to protect the Black community.