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Profile of Cesar Chavez, Latino Champion of Civil Rights & Fairness
Chavez, one of America's great civil rights leaders, admired by world leaders, never ... Cesar Chavez was a great civil rights champion of Latinos and all people.
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
Civil Rights Songs - Music of the Movement - Folk Music - About.com
Learn more about the peak of the civil rights movement in America (1950s-'60s) with this list of essential civil rights songs.
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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.
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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
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
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
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 ...
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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/
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