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Freedom Riders were civil rights activists who rode interstate buses into the segregated southern United States in 1961 and subsequent years in order to ...

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On May 4, 1961, a group of 13 African-American and white civil rights activists launched the Freedom Rides, a series of bus trips through the American South to  ...

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Freedom Riders Bus Burned near Anniston, Alabama, 1961 ... Freedom's Daughters: The Unsung Heroines of the Civil Rights Movement From 1830 to 1970 ...

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Jan 26, 2017 ... Freedom Rides. American civil rights movement. Written By: The Editors of Encyclopædia Britannica. Last Updated: 1-26-2017 See Article ...

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6 days ago ... The first Freedom Ride took place on May 4, 1961 when seven blacks and six whites left Washington, D.C., on two public buses bound for the ...

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Jan 12, 2006 ... In 1961, the Freedom Riders set out for the Deep South to defy Jim Crow laws and call for change. Their efforts transformed the civil rights ...

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Feb 23, 2010 ... Read more at http://www.smithsonianmag.com/history-archaeology/The-Freedom -Riders.html In the spring of 1961, black and white civil rights ...

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The bus passengers assaulted that day were Freedom Riders, among the first of .... Some were active in civil rights groups like the Congress of Racial Equality ...

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The Freedom Rides were first conceived in 1947 when the CORE and the ... In the days following the incident, the riders met King and other civil rights leaders in ...

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May 16, 2011 ... Freedom Riders is the powerful harrowing and ultimately inspirational story of six months in 1961 that changed America forever. From May until ...