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#MonumentalAmerican: Civil rights activist Viola Gregg Liuzzo


Viola Gregg Liuzzo was a nursing student and civil rights activist who was so disturbed by the sight of police officers beating demonstrators in Selma, Alabama in 1965, she decided to join them. Watch Stephanie Ruhle and Ali Velshi discuss her life and what she sacrificed to help others vote. She is a #MonumentalAmerican. #ThisIsWhyWeVote