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CORE members. James Farmer · Gordon Carey. SNCC and Nashville Student Movement members. Diane Nash · John Lewis · Bernard Lafayette · James Bevel .

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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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May 16, 2011 ... The powerful, harrowing and ultimately inspirational story of six months in 1961 that changed America forever.

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Following the momentum of student-led sit-ins in Greensboro, North Carolina and Nashville, Tennesssee in early 1960, an interracial group of activists, led by ...

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The bus passengers assaulted that day were Freedom Riders, among the first of .... Obama was born in August 1961, Singleton notes, just when the riders were ...

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During the spring of 1961, student activists from the Congress of Racial Equality ( CORE) launched the Freedom Rides to challenge segregation on interstate ...

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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 ...