Freedom Riders were civil rights activists who rode interstate buses into the
segregated .... The riders were immediately arrested when they tried to use the
white-only facilities at the depot. In M...
The Freedom Riders, who were recruited by the Congress of Racial Equality ...
African-American Freedom Riders tried to use “whites-only” restrooms and lunch
This time CORE organized a dozen activists who were paired into two interracial
sets of Freedom Riders who would travel on Greyhound and Trailways buses, ...
The Freedom Riders's goal was to challenge the Jim Crow laws of the South. The
original ... What was some goals that William van Alan was trying to accomplish
with the Chrysler building? its cool ... Why were the Freedom Riders organized?
The Freedom Rides were ﬁrst conceived in 1947 when the CORE and the
Fellowship of Reconciliation organized an interracial bus ride across state lines
to test ...
Despite the violence in Birmingham and Anniston, the Freedom Riders were ...
Mann tried to help Zwerg, as did a Justice Department official called John ...
The group was arrested on charges of unlawful assembly after trying to get ... The
Freedom Riders were able to remain nonviolent when their lives were in ...
The bus passengers assaulted that day were Freedom Riders, among the first of
..... hope the peace movement cvan grow and accomplish as much as did civil
rights. ... We have mastered the business of unsuccessfully trying to kill off an
As Freedom Rider Charles Person recalls, “You didn't know what you were going
to encounter ... Less than a year after they began, the Freedom Riders
accomplished their stated goal ..... Farmer and his staff tried to come up with a
The Freedom Rides were successful in large part because they were able to
engage the media and gain a sympathetic national audience. A handful of