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
The Freedom Riders's goal was to challenge the Jim Crow laws of the South. ...
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Chrysler ... The Freedom Riders were activists who were determined to protest
By the time the Freedom Rides were over, segregation had suffered another blow
. ... Now think about the way the Freedom Riders went about trying to bring ...
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 ...
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
Freedom Rides, in U.S. history, a series of political protests against segregation
... a slashed tire, one bus was firebombed and the Freedom Riders were beaten.
Aug 18, 1999 ... Despite the violence, the Freedom Riders were determined to continue. ... Floyd
Mann tried to stop the mob, but it continued to beat the Riders ...
Jan 12, 2006 ... In 1961, the Freedom Riders set out for the Deep South to defy Jim Crow ... They
were met by hatred and violence — and local police often refused to intervene. ...
Peck, trying to avoid a last-minute panic, relayed Shuttlesworth's ...... of a little
blood was a small price to pay for what they had accomplished.
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, ...