The Craig Fahle Show

Presidential Medal of Freedom Winner Comes to Detroit

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Dr. C.T. Vivian is one of 16 Americans to receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom last week, along with Bill Clinton and Oprah. The 89-year-old civil rights veteran began his non-violent social justice work in the 1940s. Vivian is a minister, an author, and a close friend and ally of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. He participated in Freedom Rides and sit-ins across the country. On Sunday, December 1st, 2013, Rev. Dr. C.T. Vivian will deliver the keynote address at Central United Methodist Church’s 9th Annual Peace & Justice Banquet at the Marriott Hotel inside of the Renaissance Center. He joins Craig to discuss his life and work

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