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Jazz Music and Civil Rights Movement - About.com
A profile of civil rights in jazz. How jazz musicians spoke out for racial equality and social justice.
http://jazz.about.com/od/historyjazztimeline/a/JazzCivilRights.htm
The Alcatraz Island Occupation and the Civil Rights Movement
The occupation of Alcatraz Island by Native American students in 1969 was a defining moment for the Native Americans during the civil rights movement.
http://nativeamericanhistory.about.com/od/controversies/a/The-Alcatraz-Island-Occupation-And-The-Civil-Rights-Movement.htm
Civil Rights Songs - Music of the Movement - Folk Music - About.com
Equal civil rights in America would be pursued, and strides would have been made, even without the participation of blues, gospel, and folk singers and ...
http://folkmusic.about.com/od/toptens/tp/CivilRightsSong.htm
Civil Rights Struggles - African-American History - About.com
... from the late 1800s through the 1900s. Examine the events and trends of the Civil Rights era and the post-sixties period of African-American history.
http://afroamhistory.about.com/od/civilrightsstruggles/
An Illustrated History of the Early Civil Rights Movement (1921-1953 ...
When President Harry Truman ran for reelection in 1948, he courageously ran on an openly pro-civil rights platform. A segregationist senator named Strom ...
http://civilliberty.about.com/od/raceequalopportunity/ig/History-of-Black-Civil-Rights/Early-Civil-Rights-Movement.htm
Folk Music and the Civil Rights Movement - About.com
Learn more about the height of the civil rights movement with this look at civil rights and folk music.
http://folkmusic.about.com/od/news/a/MLK_Folk.htm
The Civil Rights Movement - African-American History - About.com
An overview of the Civil Rights Movement in the 1950s and 1960s.
http://afroamhistory.about.com/od/civilrightsstruggle1/tp/The-Civil-Rights-Movement.htm
Timeline of the Civil Rights Movement, 1960-1964
A timeline of major events in the Civil Rights Movement between 1960 and 1964.
http://afroamhistory.about.com/od/civilrightsstruggle1/a/timeline1960.htm
Civil Rights - African-American History - About.com
Read about the struggles of African Americans to obtain and maintain civil rights from the late 19th century through the present.
http://afroamhistory.about.com/od/civilrightsstruggle1/
Civil Rights Movement in America - United States ... - American History
Read about the people, places and events that shaped the modern United States Civil Rights movement. The Brown decision heralded the beginning of the ...
http://americanhistory.about.com/od/civilrights/
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