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Freedom riders
DVD
2011
3 available of 3 items

This inspirational documentary is about a band of courageous civil-rights activists calling themselves the Freedom Riders. Gaining impressive access to influential figures on both sides of the issue, it chronicles a chap...

A girl stands at the door : the generation of young women who desegregated America's schools —Devlin, Rachel, author.
Book
2018
3 available of 4 items

"A new history of school desegregation in America, revealing how girls and women led the fight for interracial education The struggle to desegregate America's schools was a grassroots movement, and young women were its v...

I am Martin Luther King, Jr. —Meltzer, Brad, author.
Book
2016
5 available of 10 items

"A biography of Martin Luther King Jr. that tells the story of how he used nonviolence to lead the civil rights movement"--Provided by publisher.

I have a dream : the life and words of Martin Luther King, Jr. —Haskins, James, 1941-
Book
1992
1 available of 1 items

Presents the life, words, and principles of the noted civil rights worker through extensive quotations from his speeches and writings.

African American civil rights movement.
Book
2011
3 available of 3 items

"A history of the African American civil rights movement, based on primary source documents and other historical artifacts. Features include period art works and photographs; excerpts from literary works, letters, speech...

Be a king : Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream and you —Weatherford, Carole Boston, 1956- author.
Book
2018
2 available of 3 items

"You can be a King. Stamp out hatred. Put your foot down and walk tall. You can be a King. Beat the drum for justice. March to your own conscience. Featuring a dual narrative of the key moments of Dr. King's life alongsi...

A more beautiful and terrible history : the uses and misuses of civil rights history —Theoharis, Jeanne, author.
Book
2018
4 available of 5 items

The civil rights movement has become national legend, lauded by presidents from Reagan to Obama to Trump, as proof of the power of American democracy. This fable, featuring dreamy heroes and accidental heroines, has shut...

Oh, freedom! : kids talk about the Civil Rights Movement with the people who made it happen —King, Casey (William Casey)
Book
1997
2 available of 2 items

Interviews between young people and people who took part in the civil rights movement accompany essays that describe the history of efforts to make equality a reality for African Americans.

All the way
DVD
2016
5 available of 7 items

Bryan Cranston stars in a riveting look at the formidable challenges and demons faced by President Lyndon Johnson on his tumultuous first year in office, from his accidental ascension to the presidence in November 1963, ...

The day Martin Luther King, Jr., was shot : a photo history of the civil rights movement —Haskins, James, 1941-
Book
1992
1 available of 1 items

Presents the history of the civil rights movement through pictures, newspaper clippings, and text, from colonial times to 1991, framed within the life of Martin Luther King,Jr.

I have a dream —King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968.
Book
1997
1 available of 1 items

Freedom's children : young civil rights activists tell their own stories —Levine, Ellen.
Book
1993
2 available of 2 items

Southern blacks who were young and involved in the civil rights movement during the 1950s and 1960s describe their experiences.

Martin Luther King, Jr. : the last interview and other conversations —King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968, author.
Book
2017
3 available of 5 items

"As the Black Lives Matter movement gains momentum, and books like Ta-Nehisi Coates's Between the World and Me and Claudia Rankine's Citizen swing national attention toward the racism and violence that continue to poison...

All the days past, all the days to come —Taylor, Mildred D., author.
Book
2020
4 available of 4 items

"Cassie Logan, first met in Song of the Trees and Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, is a young woman now, searching for her place in the world, a journey that takes her from Toledo to California, to law school in Boston, and...

The March on Washington —Bader, Bonnie, 1961- author.
Book
2019
4 available of 6 items

"In 1933, people from all over the country came together calling for equal rights for African Americans. The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom was a peaceful protest and the setting for Martin Luther King Jr.'s 'I...

Martin Luther King Jr. —Barber, Terry, 1950-
Book
2006
22 available of 22 items

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