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Profile of Cesar Chavez, Latino Champion of Civil Rights & Fairness
Cesar Chavez. Chavez, one of America's great civil rights leaders, admired by world leaders, never owned a home. Never earned more than $6,000 in a year.
http://usliberals.about.com/od/patriotactcivilrights/a/CesarChavez.htm
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 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
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
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/
Timeline of the Civil Rights Movement, 1965-1969
By the mid-1960s, the Civil Rights Movement had succeeded in convincing the federal government to end legalized segregation, which was accomplished with ...
http://afroamhistory.about.com/od/timelines/a/timelinelate60s.htm
Civil Rights Movement Timeline - 1951 to 1959
The 1950s was a seminal decade for the Civil Rights Movement. This decade saw the first major victories for civil rights in the Supreme Court, the development  ...
http://afroamhistory.about.com/od/timelines/a/50sCVTimeline.htm
Islam in America During the Civil Rights Era - About.com Islam
Islam has a long history in America. There were many Muslims among the slaves brought to the U.S. from Africa. During the Civil Rights Era, many ...
http://islam.about.com/od/history/a/afammuslims_2.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/
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