‘We Were Not Afraid’Fifty years ago, Matthew Zwerling ’64 risked his life during Mississippi Freedom Summer. His friend, Andrew Goodman, gave his. But the biggest heroes of the civil rights movement, Zwerling says, are only starting to be recognized.By Karen McCally ’02 (PhD)
ON DAY ONE, TRAGEDY: Zwerling writes home (above) as an FBI poster announcing the disappearance of Goodman, Chaney, and Schwerner
receives national media attention. (Photo: Matthew Zwerling Freedom Summer Collection, McCain Library and Archives, University of Southern Mississippi) More . . .