The Giants Wore White Gloves

Directed by Sandra Hubbard

In 1958, a group of middle-class white women fought Governor Faubus’s order to close the schools rather than integrate –and they won! USA.

Plays in

CIVIL RIGHTS

Female Activists: Today and Yesterday. Two films with the same goals.The fascinating life pathway of activist Betty Reid Soskin, the 99-year-old Black still-working female California Park Ranger contrasts with a group of middle-class white women who fought Governor Faubus’s attempts to desegregate Little Rock, Arkansas’s high schools in 1958, and they won.