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Skokie: Invaded But Not Conquered

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Watch Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 7pm on WORLD.

The Emmy-winning Skokie: Invaded But Not Conquered examines the personalities and issues connected to the attempted neo-Nazi March in Skokie, Illinois, a haven for Holocaust survivors since the end of World War II. This engaging film's extensive use of archival footage, movie clips and contemporary interviews explores the impact of the Skokie March, then and now, and reveals how a First Amendment debate turned Holocaust survivors into activists. Hosted by journalist Aaron Freeman.

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