While working on the debut season of our podcast, we’re releasing some small tastes of what the show will be like.
This advance listen features singer/songwriter/producer, Arlan Feiles, telling the story behind his song, “Viola,” based on the civil rights martyr, Viola Liuzzo. This song, along with the rest of Arlan’s catalog, is available online at ArlanFeiles.comWatch the documentary, “Home of the Brave,” about Viola Liuzzo, right now on Netflix, and visit her daughter’s Facebook page about Viola to learn more.
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This is the best-known photograph of Viola, who was killed in 1965, at 39 years old. She lost her life fighting for voter equality.