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In Ernie Chambers' letters to The World-Herald, see the shift in his ideology

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Ernie Chambers

In 1963, Creighton law student Ernie Chambers picketed a testimonial dinner for then-postmaster John Munnelly. Chambers had been fired from his job as a distribution clerk after complaining that a white supervisor called him “boy.”

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