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

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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  ...

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

Sep 4, 2017 ... With the intervention of the U.S. Justice Department, most of CORE's Freedom Riders were evacuated from Birmingham, Alabama to New ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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 ...

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

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On May 4, CORE Director James Farmer leads 13 Freedom Riders (7 Black, 6 white) out of Washington on Greyhound and Trailways buses. The plan is to ride  ...

www.npr.org/2006/01/12/5149667/get-on-the-bus-the-freedom-riders-of-1961

Jan 12, 2006 ... Raymond Arsenault is the author of 'Freedom Riders: 1961 and the ... This bravery was not born of ignorance: Person had grown up in the ...