Suone Cotner Documentary Interview

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2021 (Creation date: 2021-04-01)
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Suone Cotner
Suone Cotner, now a progressive activist and nonprofit leader, was at the time of the campaign, a core part of Student National Education Association. She details her experience in D.C. generally, describes how young people were motivated at the time, provides details of the NEA's attempt to get the Attorney General to resign, and reveals her experience as one of the first to hear about Kennedy's plan to lower the voting age through the Voting Rights Act.
Ian MacGowan, Charles Koppelman
26th Amendment Collection
Indiana University Libraries Modern Political Papers
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