"It was done to make sure they made them political prisoners to turn the public against them"

Feb 26, 2019

Joycelyn Finley and Karlos Finley
Credit StoryCorps

Joycelyn Finley and her brother, Karlos Finley, both grew up in Mobile, Ala. surrounded by their father’s involvement in the Civil Rights Movement. In this StoryCorps piece, they talk about their father’s influence on the community and how his activism in Mobile led to his eventual incarceration...

Edited by Jalen Hutchinson