The Battle of Waller Creek

The Felling on the Erwin Drum PHIT website has a section called Movement Folk Tales that recounts the stories in Austin during the 1960s and 70s.  As part of our RAG underground newspaper trilogy, we collected a lot more stories than we could tell in a short documentary.  We are telling them here. Frank Erwin currently has a huge basketball […]

Brad Blanton

“The people who owned the theater chain in New York were embarrassed, particularly by the demonstration out there talking about the other demonstrations, and about them maintaining segregation. When they integrated all at once is like we certainly were victorious. We integrated 90 to 120 theaters. I can’t remember how many but a lot of theaters it was were suddenly […]