Each time a person stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lives of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope. — Bobby Kennedy
Young civil rights marchers with American flags march in Montgomery, 1965. (Stephen Somerstein/New York Historical Society)
stars and stripes forever
'I Am A Man' - American civil rights protest, Memphis, TN 1960s
"Sometimes It's Okay To Break The Law" and they did. #US History and Civil Rights Movement More
Civil Rights Movement- This discussion should be brought up, and see where students have background on it then see which opinions back then were just or not
Children join demonstration at an unidentified U.S. location for civil rights for all Americans, ca. 1960.
MLK, Segregation & the Civil Rights Movement
Danny Lyon, from Memories of the Southern Civil Rights Movement - yes, this was normal.
What Shaped Me: Childhood
MLKJ - one of those rare people who was really good at being a human being.
Best Black History Quotes: Dick Gregory on the Civil Rights Movement
Martin Luther King sitting for his mug shot. With all the people, black & white, who went to jail during the Civil Rights Movement, when will it begin to occur to most Americans that all the people who do get arrested can't be guilty.