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Jimmie Lee Jackson >>> 42 years later, the trooper who shot him was indicted. He pleaded guilty to manslaughter and was sentenced to 6 months in jail. Black History Facts, Black History Month, Jimmie Lee Jackson, Master Of The Universe, Black Pride, My Black Is Beautiful, Before Us, African American History, Black Power

Jimmie Lee Jackson >>> 42 years later, the trooper who shot him was indicted. He pleaded guilty to manslaughter and was sentenced to 6 months in jail.

Muhammad Ali and Martin Luther King Jr. The way to make your dreams to come true is to wake up★♥★ Muhammad Ali, Martin Luther King, Photos Rares, Heavyweight Boxing, Photo Star, Coachella, Boxing Champions, Black History Facts, King Jr

Hanging out with Muhammad Ali – Voices of East Anglia

Although we’ve not featured Muhammad Ali, the boxer has appeared on the blog a couple of times. Once in our Bill Withers post, where he’s pictured hanging out with the Soul singer and another time in the story of the mighty Andre the Wrestler. We’ve had a rummage around the World wide web for photos of the former boxer hanging around with [&hellip

1963 March On Washington Poitier Belafonte Heston Civil Rights March 1963 Civil Rights March on Washington, D. Actors Sidney Poitier, Harry Belafonte, and Charlton Heston. Harry Belafonte, Civil Rights March, Black Celebrities, Hollywood Celebrities, Celebs, Civil Rights Movement, Portraits, Martin Luther King, African American History

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Magazine-styled website about contemporary culture, politics, and business history, crafted to engage readers on topics ranging from civil rights history to the power of the entertainment industry, environmental politics, sports history, music, film, and the media.

not forgotten -- September 15 on this day the Street Baptist Church bombing: Four children killed at an African-American church in Birmingham, Alabama. (Clockwise from top left, Addie Mae Collins, Cynthia Wesley, Carole Robertson and Denise McNair) Black History Facts, Black History Month, African American History, World History, British History, Native American, Strange History, American Women, Martin Luther King

Church bombing kills four children - African American Registry

*On his date in 1963, four African American schoolgirls were killed in a bombing at the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala. Addie Collins, Denise McNair, Carol Robertson and Cynthia Wesley were the victims. This act of racial violence galvanizes the civil rights movement. Two of the murderers are dead (one while in prison for the crime), the other two were indicted earlier this year. Reference: The Associated Press permissions 450 W. 33rd St., New York, NY 10001.

What a terrific old photo from This is, of course, the Civil Rights March from August of that year and these gentlemen are standing in the Lincoln Memorial. Civil Rights March on Washington, D. [Leaders of the march], Source: U. Black History Facts, Black History Month, John Lewis, Civil Rights March, Civil Rights Leaders, 365days, Civil Rights Movement, African Diaspora, My Black Is Beautiful

Leaders if the 1963 Civil Rights March on DC. (L-R ) Mathew Ahmann; (beside) A. Philip Randolph: (standing behind) Rabbi Joachim Prinz ; (w/bow tie) Joseph Rauh, John Lewis & Floyd McKissick. Photo created by: U.S. Information Agency, Press and Publications Service

In this March file photo, heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali, right, is shown with black muslim leader Malcolm X outside the Trans-Lux Newsreel Theater in New York, after viewing the screening of a film about Ali's title fight with Sonny Liston. Muhammad Ali, Prophet Muhammad, Black Power, La Ilaha Illallah, Wal Art, Heavyweight Boxing, Float Like A Butterfly, Boxing Champions, By Any Means Necessary

Muhammad Ali's one regret: his rift with Malcolm X

Ali wished he had never snubbed his former mentor - but Malcolm X was assassinated before he could say sorry

* Read this Washington Post article* Decades before Stacey Abrams, these black women risked their lives to register black voters - The Washington Post Washington, Vintage Black Glamour, My Black Is Beautiful, Beautiful Eyes, Beautiful Pictures, Black History Facts, African American Women, African Americans, African American History

Decades before Stacey Abrams, these black women risked their lives to register black voters

Black women in Georgia played significant roles in fighting voter suppression, an issue that has crept up again in the state's gubernatorial race.

1963 March On Washington Poitier Belafonte Heston Civil Rights March 1963 Civil Rights March on Washington, D. Actors Sidney Poitier, Harry Belafonte, and Charlton Heston. Harry Belafonte, Civil Rights March, Black Celebrities, Hollywood Celebrities, Celebs, Civil Rights Movement, Portraits, Martin Luther King, African American History

Charlton Heston (1923-2008)

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Medgar Evers Medgar Wiley Evers was an American civil rights activist in Mississippi and the state's field secretary of the NAACP. Civil Rights Leaders, Civil Rights Activists, Civil Rights Movement, Civil Rights Quotes, Flirting Quotes For Him, Flirting Memes, Black History Month, Military Honors, Military Service

Medgar Evers (July 2, 1925 – June 12, 1963) • On the 50th Anniversary of his assasination we honor the African-American civil rights activist from Mississippi. •• #medgarevers #civilrights #naacp