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CORE members. James Farmer · Gordon Carey. SNCC and Nashville Student Movement members. Diane Nash · John Lewis · Bernard Lafayette · James Bevel .

www.history.com/topics/black-history/freedom-rides

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  ...

www.core-online.org/History/freedom%20rides.htm

In 1961 CORE undertook a new tactic aimed at desegregating public transportation throughout the south. These tactics became know as the "Freedom Rides".

www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/freedomriders

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 ...

www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/features/meet-players-freedom-riders

Meet the Freedom Riders. ... Born in western Pennsylvania and raised in Ohio, he spent a year in prison as a conscientious objector during the Korean War, ...

www.biography.com/people/james-farmer-21349629

Apr 2, 2014 ... Learn more about the historical Freedom Rides and CORE civil rights leader James Farmer, at Biography.com.

www.smithsonianmag.com/history/the-freedom-riders-then-and-now-45351758

The bus passengers assaulted that day were Freedom Riders, among the first of .... Obama was born in August 1961, Singleton notes, just when the riders were ...

www.encyclopedia.com/history/united-states-and-canada/us-history/freedom-riders

Get information, facts, and pictures about Freedom Riders at Encyclopedia.com. Make research projects and school reports about Freedom Riders easy with ...

www.blackpast.org/aah/freedom-rides-1961

Following the momentum of student-led sit-ins in Greensboro, North Carolina and Nashville, Tennesssee in early 1960, an interracial group of activists, led by ...

www.neh.gov/humanities/2011/mayjune/feature/freedom-riders

... nearly 700-page 2006 book Freedom Riders: 1961 and the Struggle for Racial Justice provides a biographical dictionary of every Freedom Rider he could find ...