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  • Trailways Bus Station Tribute to Freedom Riders
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    Trailways Bus Station Tribute to Freedom Riders

    A 50th anniversary reunion was held of Freedom Riders. In the Spring and Summer of 1961, black and white Freedom Riders rode buses throughout the South in an effort to eradicate racial…

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  • emWatch Me Flyem Speech
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    Watch Me Fly: Speech

    Ms. Evers-Williams discussed her book Watch Me Fly: What I Learned on the Way to Becoming the Woman I Was Meant to Be, published by Little Brown and Company. The book examines the life of…

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  • Racism and Gender in the 21st Century
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    Racism and Gender in the 21st Century

    Panelists discussed issues relating to racism and gender in society, which was part of the National Political Congress of Black Women’s annual convention. Ms. Malveaux moderated the…

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  • NAACP Convention Address
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    NAACP Convention Address

    President Clinton addressed the annual convention of the NAACP where he discussed education, the economy and racial relations. The president asked the group to help bring the nation’s races…

    158 views
  • Future of the Civil Rights Movement
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    Future of the Civil Rights Movement

    Mr. Mfume spoke at the 88th annual NAACP convention. He talked about the future of the the civil rights movement and the NAACP. Mr. Mfume talked about the need for coalition among all…

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  • Reflections on Civil Rights Issues
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    Reflections on Civil Rights Issues

    Mr. Williams spoke as part of a program to celebrate the birthday of Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. She urged the audience of students to honor King’s memory by utilizing the holiday to…

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  • NAACP President SwearingIn
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    NAACP President Swearing-In

    Former congressman Kweisi Mfume was sworn in as president of the NAACP. President Clinton and other speakers talked about the history and current state of the civil rights movement and the NAACP…

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