Based on the biography by Jim Kershner of the same name, KSPS's Carl Maxey: A Fighting Life is the inspiring life story of a man who changed attitudes about civil and gender rights in Eastern Washington. He was a tireless fighter for racial equality and justice on the state and national level.
With these video segments and accompaning learning guide, students will analyze key terms related to the themes of civil rights and activism. They will also gain a deeper understanding of the contributions local leaders made to the civil rights movement across the United States. Visit KSPS Education for additional educator resources.