Julius Chambers: A Remembrance And Legacy Of A Civil Rights Icon

Aug 7, 2013

Julius Chambers
Julius Chambers
Credit Ferguson, Chambers and Sumter

    

Julius Chambers has been a fixture on North Carolina’s legal scene for decades, helping lead the battle for civil rights and playing an instrumental role in the desegregation of Charlotte/Mecklenburg schools.

He died last Friday at 76.

Host Frank Stasio talks about the legacy of Julius Chambers with Gene Nichol, director of UNC’s Center on Poverty, Work and Opportunity.