www.virginiahistory.org/collections-and-resources/virginia-history-explorer/civil-rights-movement-virginia/legacy-civil

The civil rights movement was a heroic episode in American history. It aimed to give African Americans the same citizenship rights that whites took for granted.

www.dissentmagazine.org/article/black-lives-matter-new-civil-rights-movement-fredrick-harris

Though the 1960s movement addressed the civil and political rights that were denied to black people—access and use of public accommodations, the right to ...

civilrightstrail.com/destination/memphis

As the site of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Memphis holds a sorrowful place in the history of the Civil Rights Movement. The evening before his ...

www.findingdulcinea.com/guides/Education/US-History/Civil-Rights-Movement.html

The Civil Rights Movement culminated with the passage of federal laws banning discrimination in voting, employment, housing and other sectors of American ...

northcarolinahistory.org/encyclopedia/civil-rights-movement

Most North Carolinians believe the Civil Rights Movement occurred strictly in the 1960s, with the start of the Sit-Ins at the Woolworth's store in Greensboro, North ...

www.nonviolent-conflict.org/us-civil-rights-movement-1942-1968

Summary of the political history, nonviolent strategic actions, and ensuing events of the US Civil Rights Movement from 1942-68.

curry.virginia.edu/50-years-later-civil-rights-movement-has-long-way-go

NASHVILLE, TN—Fifty years after the passage of the Civil Rights Act, black individuals still earn 20 percent less than their white counterparts for doing the same ...

www.thoughtco.com/speeches-and-writings-civil-rights-movement-45364

May 23, 2019 ... The civil rights movement will always be remembered as one of the greatest social movements in American history It's difficult to know where to ...

www.encyclopediaofalabama.org/article/s-121

Alabama was the site of many key events in the American civil rights movement. Rosa Parks's stand against segregation on a public bus led to the 1955 ...