Civil rights leaders are influential figures in the promotion and implementation of
political freedom and the expansion of personal civil liberties and rights.
Explore Biography.com's group of famous civil rights activists, including leaders
like Martin Luther King Jr., Harriet Tubman, Malcolm X, Rose Parks, W.E.B. Du ...
Feb 16, 2014 ... These notable civil rights leaders changed the course of history through their
activism. Some, like Martin Luther King Jr., are household names.
Jan 4, 2015 ... The top 15 civil rights leaders of the 21st century: Al Sharpton, Barack ... But our
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Feb 24, 2015 ... Ella Baker was a highly respected civil rights leader who mostly worked “behind
the scenes” advising, ... Who would you add to this list? Tell us ...
Learn about the heroes of the American civil rights movement, including Rosa
Parks, ... It wasn't just that Martin Luther King became the leader of the civil rights
Mar 5, 2015 ... Much in the spirit of activists who pushed for civil rights a half century ago, a new
... Complete list of 2016 Emmy nominations and winners ... It took a costly social
battle for the civil rights movement to dismantle Jim Crow in the ...
Aug 28, 2003 ... Below are profiles of some of the leading civil rights activists of King's era. (*
Asterisks indicate members of the so-called Big Six — activists, ...
Famous people who helped to fight for improved human / civil rights. Includes
M.L. ... Martin Luther King (1929 – 1968) Non-violent civil rights leader. Inspired ...
Feb 5, 2015 ... She was one of the leaders who convinced MLK, Jr. to come to Selma ... Famous
speeches from the civil rights era tend to begin and end with ...