Dr. Benjamin Hooks | “Are there no more cats to bell?”

Benjamin Lawson Hooks (January 31, 1925 – April 15, 2010)

Dr. Hooks erved as executive director of the NAACP from 1977 to 1992.  In this speech –  “Civil Rights and Social Justice: Past, Present and the Future” delivered at The Hooks Institute at The University of Memphis – Dr. Hooks’  asks: “Are there no more cats to bell?”

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