Civil rights leaders are influential figures in the promotion and implementation of
political freedom and the expansion of personal civil liberties and rights.
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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.
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M.L. ... Martin Luther King (1929 – 1968) Non-violent civil rights leader. Inspired ...
Feb 24, 2015 ... Ella Baker was a highly respected civil rights leader who mostly worked “behind
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Feb 5, 2015 ... She was one of the leaders who convinced MLK, Jr. to come to Selma ... Famous
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