Educator and Activist Prexy Nesbitt Reflects on the 1966 Marquette Park March

By |April 4th, 2016|

Activist and educator Rozell W. "Prexy" Nesbitt was just 22-years old when he was assigned to be part of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s security detail during the 1966 open housing march through Chicago's Marquette Park. He shares his memories of the march and his hopes for the future generation of social justice activists.