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Title: Overcome

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Subject: History
Author: Wendy S
Date: August 15, 2011
Level: University
Grade: A
Length: 2 / 336
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Founded in 1932, Highlander was one of the few places in the South where Black and white workers struggling to organize unions could meet together. For safe traveling, white and Black members from the same town never attended the same workshop. One of the women Lucille Simmons began singing slowly, "Deep in my heart I do believe we'll overcome some day...

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One of the women Lucille Simmons began singing slowly, "Deep in my heart I do believe we'll overcome some day.” Zilphia Horton, the school’s music director, learned the song from Ms.Simmons and included it in all of her workshops. She taught it to Pete Seeger, who changed "will" to "shall" and, adding new verses, spread "We Shall Overcome" beyond the South...

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