Louis Allen
Mississippi Burning (MIBURN) Case
Martin Luther King, Jr.
(1929-1968)
Malcolm X
Richard Nathaniel Wright
Mack Charles Parker
Leander Perez, Sr.
Highlander Folk School
Emmett Till
Emmett Louis Till (1945-1955) was murdered while visiting relatives in LeFlore County, Mississippi. In 1955, two suspects were tried for the murder, but ...
Roy Wilkins
Fred Hampton
E. B. (William) Dubois
Medgar Evers
Wallace Fard Muhammed
Stokely Carmichael
Marian Anderson
Howard Zinn
(1922-2010)
Bayard Rustin
Bayard Rustin (1912-1987) was a civil rights activist and counselor to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Mr. Rustin was investigated for his ties to the Communist ...
Benjamin Hooks
Benjamin Lawson Hooks (1925-2010) was a civil rights leader who served as the director of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) ...
Rodney King
Rodney Glen King (1965-2012) was the victim of an abusive arrest by Los Angeles police officers on March 3, 1991. Two officers involved in the arrest were found ...
Fannie Lou Hammer
Fannie Lou Hamer (1917-1977) was a voting rights activist and civil rights leader. In June 1963, she and several other voting rights activists were arrested at ...
Richard Barrett
Richard Anthony Barrett Richard Anthony Barrett (1934-2010) was a leader of several white supremacist groups. In 1987, following a rally in Cummings, Georgia, ...
Black Guerilla Family
Lillie Belle Allen
Cesar Chavez
Paul Robeson, Sr.
Jack Roosevelt (Jackie) Robinson
Viola Liuzzo
National States Rights Party
White Supremacist Groups