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CORE members. James Farmer · Gordon Carey. SNCC and Nashville Student Movement ... Freedom Riders were civil rights activists who rode interstate buses into the segregated southern United States, in 1961 and subsequent years, ...

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Freedom Riders were groups of white and African American civil rights activists who participated in Freedom Rides, bus trips through the American South in ...

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Freedom Riders Bus Burned near Anniston, Alabama, 1961 ... rural southern blacks to embrace civil disobedience as a strategy for regaining their civil rights.

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The bus passengers assaulted that day were Freedom Riders, among the first of .... Some were active in civil rights groups like the Congress of Racial Equality ...

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Freedom Rides: In U.S. history, a series of political protests against segregation by blacks and whites who rode buses together through the American South in ...

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Jan 12, 2006 ... In 1961, the Freedom Riders set out for the Deep South to defy Jim Crow laws and call for change. Their efforts transformed the civil rights ...

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In 1961 CORE undertook a new tactic aimed at desegregating public transportation throughout the south. These tactics became know as the "Freedom Rides".

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The Freedom Rides represented a major evolution in the tactics and strategy of the Civil Rights Movement and marked an unprecedented level of engagement ...

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Feb 23, 2010 ... Read more at http://www.smithsonianmag.com/history-archaeology/The-Freedom -Riders.html In the spring of 1961, black and white civil rights ...