The Color of Conscience: Human Rights in Idaho is one-hour documentary by Idaho Public Television producer Marcia Franklin which examines the 25-year history of Idaho’s modern human rights movement. She documents the 1981 creation of the Kootenai County Task Force on Human Relations and the group’s efforts to confront the messages and activities of the Aryan Nations near Hayden, ID. The film uses archival footage, as well as interviews with human rights leaders, victims of prejudice and hate crimes, and a former neo-Nazi skinhead. Current human rights issues such as gay rights, hate crimes and immigrant rights are also addressed. The documentary aired on May 25th, 2011 and is now available to view online.
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