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February 1, 1960, Greensboro, North Carolina. Four students from North Carolina A sit down at a "whites-only" Woolworth's lunch counter and ask to be served. This action by David Richmond, Franklin McCain, Ezell Blair, and Joseph McNeil ignites a wave of student sit-ins and protests that quickly spread across the South, with widespread "sympathy" strikes in other parts of the country.

February 1, 1960, Greensboro, North Carolina. Four students from North Carolina A sit down at a "whites-only" Woolworth's lunch counter and ask to be served. This action by David Richmond, Franklin McCain, Ezell Blair, and Joseph McNeil ignites a wave of student sit-ins and protests that quickly spread across the South, with widespread "sympathy" strikes in other parts of the country.

Fred Hampton, chairman of the Black Panther Party in Illinois was killed by the Chicago police on December 4, 1969.

Fred Hampton, chairman of the Black Panther Party in Illinois was killed by the Chicago police on December 4, 1969.

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