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Senate Stories | Speech of Carol Moseley Braun (D-IL), July 22, 1993

VIDEO: “I have to tell you this vote is about race,” Senator Moseley Braun declared during the debate. “It is about racial symbols … and the single most painful episode in American History.”

Return to Senate Stories | The Power of a Single Voice: Carol Moseley Braun Persuades the Senate to Reject a Confederate Symbol

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