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WATCH: Frederick Douglass' legacy; a teen's film on fleeing her homeland

Jul 5, 2018

His is a legacy unlike any other. On this edition of Need to Know, how famed writer, orator and abolitionist Frederick Douglass continues to impact our society and why a community is working together to ensure that legacy lives on.

Also on the show, a story of adversity, resilience, and beating the odds. A recent high school graduate and filmmaker explains what it means to take the Long Way Home.