Film on Peratrovich coming to Sitka

SITKA, ALASKA A film telling the story of Alaska civil rights leader Elizabeth Peratrovich will be screened Sunday (11-1-09) at the performing arts center at Sitka High School. “For the Rights of All: Ending Jim Crow in Alaska,” is set to air on public television stations around the country this fall.
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