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 ...
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Learn about the most famous Civil Rights Leaders including Martin Luther King Jr
., Rosa Parks, Mahatma Gandhi and many more.
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 ...
Jan 4, 2015 ... The overwhelming social transformation rendered in the 1950s and 1960s, the
Civil Rights Movement is a milestone in American history of ...
The civil rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s challenged racism in America
and ... It wasn't just that Martin Luther King became the leader of the civil rights ...
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 ...
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, ...