Extras

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries The Jesuit Connection

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    The Jesuit Connection

    Father Burns sent Carl Maxey to the Reservation School in De Smet, ID

    The Jesuit Connection

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries Spokane’s Own Form of Segregation

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    Spokane’s Own Form of Segregation

    Spokane had its own form of segregation that affected the African-American community.

    Spokane’s Own Form of Segregation

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries Spokane’s First African-American Lawyer

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    Spokane’s First African-American Lawyer

    Carl Maxey was the first African-American to pass the bar exam in Eastern Washington

    Spokane’s First African-American Lawyer

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries Seattle 7 Defense

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    Seattle 7 Defense

    Seven protesters were arrested for damaging federal property in Seattle

    Seattle 7 Defense

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries City Leaders Look to Maxey

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    City Leaders Look to Maxey

    Established and upcoming leaders looked to Carl Maxey for inspiration and guidance

    City Leaders Look to Maxey

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries Power Players in Spokane

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    Power Players in Spokane

    Carl Maxey worked at the Spokane Club during his Gonzaga Prep days.

    Power Players in Spokane

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries Carl Maxey “Type A Gandhi”

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    Carl Maxey “Type A Gandhi”

    Carl Maxey became a key figure in the civil rights movement in the Pacific Northwest.

    Carl Maxey “Type A Gandhi”

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries Voter Rights Freedom Summer

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    Voter Rights Freedom Summer

    Carl Maxey traveled to Mississippi and worked to release 100 protesters from jail.

    Voter Rights Freedom Summer

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries Fighting for Double Victory

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    Fighting for Double Victory

    Carl Maxey served in a segregated military as a medic

    Fighting for Double Victory

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries A Fighting Legacy

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    A Fighting Legacy

    Upon Carl Maxey’s death, his legacy lives on.

    A Fighting Legacy