June 21 1964 - civil rights workers James Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Michael Schwerner were murdered by white supremacists.
Children join demonstration at an unidentified U.S. location for civil rights for all Americans, ca. 1960.
The Mississippi Civil Rights Workers Murders involve the lynching of James Earl Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Michael “Mickey” Schwerner by white Mississippians during the American Civil Rights Movement.
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
Danny Lyon, from Memories of the Southern Civil Rights Movement - yes, this was normal.
Power and Equality: universal terms that are understood so differently in so many places. How do you define power and equality?
This photograph is capturing and recording history from the Civil Rights Movement. The picture is depicting police brutality. Is it up to the photographer to save the person from being beaten or for them to document the event so they may share the image and impact other people? http://photos.state.gov/galleries/usinfo-photo/39/civil_rights_07/
AND... JFK said, "though change is unsettling. Still, even in the turbulence of protest and struggle is greater hope for the future, as men learn to claim and achieve for themselves the rights formerly petitioned from others"
MLKJ - one of those rare people who was really good at being a human being.
We Shall Overcome: anthem of the civil rights era.
Civil rights movement - one of the most distributing moments in American history, but I will forever never take for granted for all of the known and unknown citizens of this country who took and stand and stood for something.
The March On Washington In Pictures
Civil Rights Movement 1963
Joan Trumpauer Mulholland - freedom rider, lunch counter sitter, civil rights activist, rich girl who defied her parents to do something really dangerous & really important. Civil Rights Mississippi More