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Author Examines Generations-Long Black 'Defection from the Jim Crow South'

Read the Transcript: http://to.pbs.org/cNlCJK In her new book "The Warmth of Other Suns," Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and professor Isabel Wilkerson digs into the "The Great Migration" that took place from 1915 to 1970, when 6 million African-Americans left the South to go north and west in search of a better life. Jeffrey Brown speaks with the author.
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