This is picture of african americans protesting against the Ku Klux Klan. The KKK was a large program that showed great hatred towards african americans.
This is a picture of people walking the streets of Washington while protesting. They held signs that were focused on peoples rights.
During these times many people felt they were endanger. To feed the fire, the newspaper gave propaganda of buying guns to protect themselves.
Martin Luther King was very impactful and was welcomed by his followers.
These protesters would sit and do no harm, but would not move. They had to be dragged out of the building by still were peaceful.
This is a picture of a solider in the streets of Birmingham during the bombings. There was a huge war between the african americans and whites which caused many bombings.
This is another picture of a peaceful protester that had to be carried out of a building he was sitting in.
This is a picture of the protesters that were on strike at the Charleston Hospital. Many african americans took part in this protest.
Marter Luther King had a huge impact on the civil rights movement. He believed in nonviolence protesting and standing up for what you believe in.
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