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Meet the 99-Year-Old Revolutionary Who's Still Changing Detroit

PBS's new documentary "American Revolutionary" explores the life of Grace Lee Boggs—who's been fighting for civil and labor rights in the Motor city for more than 75 years.

On June 30th, PBS premiered American Revolutionary, a feature length documentary film about the life of Grace Lee Boggs.

Boggs has been active in radical labor and civil rights movements since 1939 and has an impressively long FBI rap sheet to prove it. American Revolutionary explores what drew Boggs to Detroit's African-American community and how she is inspiring a new generation of activists.

You can watch it for free at PBS.org, now through July 30th.


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