Rosa Parks,Honoured only years later. Was a civil rights activist who refused to give her seat away to a white passenger on a 'coloured' section of the bus. Her act and the Montgomery bus boycott are important events to the civil rights movement.
The Mississippi Freedom Riders arrested in Jackson, Miss in These are the faces of the Civil Rights Movement that are rarely spoken of. It wasn't just black folks who marched, but Jewish and white american who also spoke out and fought for civil ri
Diane Nash - A leader & strategist of the student wing of the Civil Rights Movement, Diane Nash was a member of the Freedom Riders. She also helped found the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) & the Selma Voting Rights Committee campaign, wh
A Civil Rights Figure's Long Road — To Carnegie Hall
Take a Stand.what a great writing (and social studies) activity! Connects to Opinion Writing and picking a side of an issue. Do around MLK and talk about Martin Luther Kind Jr. taking a stand
”The only tired I was, was tired of giving in.” -Rosa Parks Rosa Louise McCauley Parks (1913-2005) was an activist in the Civil Rights Movement, whom the United States Congress called "the first lady of”The only tired I was, was tired of giving in.” -Rosa Parks Rosa Louise McCauley Parks (1913-2005) was an activist in the Civil Rights Movement, whom the United States Congress called “the first lady of civil rights” and “the mother of the freedom movement.” On December 1, 1955, in…