Civil RIghts Movement
On September 15, 1963, a bomb went off at a predominately black congregation before Sunday service. Pictured here are people protesting the bombings.
The March on Washington was one of the largest political rallies for human rights in the United States.
COFO worked to provide effective leadership and objectives (Improved education and voting rights).
African Americans Protest for the right to work at Mels Drive-in on October 26, 1963.
Picture shows a man protesting the practice of the Jim Crow Laws in 1960.
Malcolm x was an American-Muslim minister and human rights activist who was a prominent leader in the nation of Islam.
Albert Luthuli was a South African teacher, activist, Nobel Peace Prize winner, and a politician.
Picture shows a crowd against the Civil Right movement in 1966.
Protesting on August 10, 1962.
A man pictured being dragged out from a sit in on June 24, 1964.
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