Daryl Davis’ home is filled with music and memories of playing with rock ‘n’ roll royalty such as Chuck Berry and Jerry Lee Lewis. But Davis’ home is also filled with Ku Klux Klan robes and other memories of his nearly 40 years of working to convince white supremacists to renounce racism. Davis has helped to convert more than 200…
When musician Daryl Davis was 10 years old, adults threw rocks and bottles at him as he paraded with his fellow Cub Scouts — because he was the only black member. At first he thought these people didn’t like the Cub Scouts. After having a conversation with his parents, he learned that racism was to blame. “I formed this question…
‘How Can You Hate Me When You Don't Even Know Me': Musician Fights Racism By Speaking to White Supremacists
Musician Daryl Davis has been converting white supremacists for 30 years. News4’s Mark Segraves reports.