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. ...
They were stopped and met with resistance in Alabama. ... What was some goals
that William van Alan was trying to accomplish with the Chrysler building?
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 ...
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, ...
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 ...
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.
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
Despite the violence in Birmingham and Anniston, the Freedom Riders were ...
Mann tried to help Zwerg, as did a Justice Department official called John ...
On May 4, CORE Director James Farmer leads 13 Freedom Riders (7 Black, 6
white) ... Yes, clearly, smashing peoples' skulls with baseball bats and trying to.