Danny Lyon, from Memories of the Southern Civil Rights Movement - yes, this was normal.

Segregated drinking fountains in the Dougherty County Courthouse, Photo credit: Danny Lyon

The Mississippi Freedom Riders arrested in Jackson, Miss in 1961. 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 rights. Some went to jail and some died. Lest we all forget the price that was paid for all of us.

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

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

Americans demand racial equality on a civil rights demonstration at a protest to free Wally Nelson who was arrested for being a Conscientious Objector in 1965 [Getty Images]

Civil Rights Movement 1963

The March On Washington In Pictures

Photograph by Leonard Freed—Magnum To mark the anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington this August, TIME presents a new book by the J. Paul Getty Museum featuring photographs of the historic.

Civil Rights Timeline Infographic

Civil Rights Timeline Infographic: I would use this pin as a poster in my classroom. I think that it is a great and resource for students to refer to during a civil rights unit. I think it is also a great example of how to design a timeline.

Protest: Martin Luther King during his march from Selma, Alabam, to Montgomery in 1965 as part of the American civil rights movement

A cool customer! The stunning collection of never published pictures from legendary American photographer Steve Schapiro

We Had Faces Then....."I Am A Man" Sanitation Strike, Memphis, Tennessee, 1968

“I Am A Man” Sanitation Strike, Memphis,...

'I Am a Man' - American civil rights protest, Black lives matter

High School picketer Houston, Texas, May 10, 1965 Unidentified photographer From "Freedom Now!  Forgotten Photographs of the Civil Rights Movement" by Martin A. Berger

Forgotten Photographs of the Civil Rights Struggle

Forgotten Photographs of the Civil Rights Struggle High School picketer Houston, Texas, May 1965 Unidentified photographer

Civil Rights March, Washington, 1963.

Civil Rights March, Washington; Wednesday August Let's see this 50 years on for equal rights for the LGBT community. Wednesday August Take a stand for equality and for reason.

On September 15, 1963, four little black girls attending Sunday school at Birmingham’s 16th Street Baptist Church, a central meeting place of the civil rights movement were killed and many others were injured in a racist bombing.  Outrage over the incident and the violent clash between protesters and police that followed helped draw national attention to the hard-fought, often dangerous struggle for civil rights for African Americans.

18 Black History Facts You May Not Know

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)

"Minority Lit."Clara Mae Luper was one of the early leaders of the civil rights movement in Oklahoma in the 50s. She was arrested 26 times for her civil rights activities. She led sit-ins to end segregation all over Ok. She was a candidate for the US Senate in 1972, and developed Black Voices Magazine in the the late 70s.  Her face though is priceless

Clara Mae Luper was arrested 26 times for her civil rights activities. She led sit-ins to end segregation Oklahoma during the She was a candidate for the US Senate in and developed Black Voices Magazine in the the late

"Sometimes It's Okay To Break The Law" and they did. #US History and Civil Rights Movement                                                                                                                                                     More

trebled-negrita-princess: “deenoverdami: “essentialisinvisible: “Black man drinking at white only fountain, ca 1964 – by Cecil Williams. ” Yall act like racism ended thousands of years ago. But my dad is older than this damn picture. ” Not a single.

Mugshots of Freedom Riders, Jackson Mississippi, 1961. I love their faces and the range of emotions. All the tiny and not so tiny smiles, as if they know something. I wonder if they knew they'd win.

Mugshots of civil rights activist Freedom Riders, Jackson Mississippi, 1961.

Mugshots of civil rights activist Freedom Riders, Jackson Mississippi, They fought for the rights of others. We must not ever forget their commitment to the civil rights movement.

The Impact of The 'Fro In The Civil Rights Movement The afro is more than just a hairstyle, it was an incredibly powerful symbol of the civil rights movement.

The Impact of The 'Fro In The Civil Rights Movement

By the time Angela Davis was she was a scholar, a political activist and a Most Wanted Fugitive of the FBI. Her roots as a leader during the political turmoil of the stretch back to her childhood in segregated Birmingham, Ala. After spending a y

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