Standing on the Shoulders of Giants: Barak Obama, Martin Luther King, Malcolm X and Nelson Mandela

Many people compared Obama to people like MLK, Nelson Mandela, and Malcolm X because he was the first African American President

Coretta Scott King - An icon of Women's History, and a single mom. Celebrating Women's History Month. #thesinglemombomb #womenshistorymonth #singlemothers

Coretta Scott King(April an American author, activist and civil rights leader. The widow of Martin Luther King Jr. she helped lead the African-American Civil right movement in the

Books about Civil Rights Leaders, Picture books are the perfect way to introduce students to these important concepts. The books are about Cesar Chavez, Ida B. Wells, Mahatma Gandhi, Rosa Parks, Susan B. Anthony and many more.

Books about Civil Rights Leaders, Picture books are the perfect way to introduce…

Susan B. Anthony   (Civil Rights Leader / Suffragist / Abolitionist)  Susan Brownell Anthony (February 15, 1820 – March 13, 1906) was a prominent American civil rights leader who played a pivotal role in the 19th century women's rights movement to introduce women's suffrage into the United States via @Diane Women Rock

Civil rights activist and suffragist Susan B. Anthony dies at the age of “Join the union, girls, and together say Equal Pay for Equal Work.” -Susan B. Anthony, The Revolution, March

Civil Rights leaders at Clark Atlanta in 1960

25 Old-School Photos of HBCU Students

American religious and Civil Rights leader Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. during one of the Selma to M

American religious and Civil Rights leader Rev. during one of the Selma to Montgomery Civil Rights marches, Selma, Alabama, March

Medgar  Evers (1925 - 1963) African American civil rights leader and politician. As field secretary for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) in Mississippi, his assassination galvanized the Civil Rights Movement.

Medgar Evers - African American civil rights leader and politician. As field secretary for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) in Mississippi, his assassination galvanized the Civil Rights Movement.

John Robert Lewis (born February 21, 1940) is an American politician and civil rights leader. He is the U.S. Representative for Georgia's 5th congressional district, serving since 1987, and is the deanof the Georgia congressional delegation. Lewis was one of the "Big Six" leaders in the American Civil Rights Movement and chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), playing a key role in the struggle to end legalized racial discrimination and segregation.

John Robert Lewis is an American politician and civil rights leader. Representative for Georgia's congressional district, serving since and is the dean of the Georgia congressional delegation

MLKJ - one of those rare people who was really good at being a human being.

View Martin Luther King Marching for Voting Rights with John Lewis, Reverend Jesse Douglas, James Forman and Ralph Abernathy, Selma by Steve Schapiro on artnet. Browse more artworks Steve Schapiro from Monroe Gallery of Photography.

Martin Luther King’s ‘I have a dream’ speech (1963)

Martin Luther King Jr's 'I have a dream' speech (1963

I Have a Dream Speech Site: The National Mall, Washington, D. people descended on the Lincoln Memorial as Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his famous "I Have a Dream" speech.

Civil rights activist Medgar Evers was born July 2, 1925, in Decatur, Mississippi. In 1954, he became the first state field secretary of the NAACP in Mississippi. As such, he organized voter-registration efforts, demonstrations, and economic boycotts of companies that practiced discrimination. He also worked to investigate crimes perpetrated against blacks.

Medgar Evers was a civil rights activist who organized voter-registration efforts, demonstrations and boycotts of companies that practiced discrimination.

Florida Senate votes to replace statue of Confederate general in U.S. Capitol with civil rights leader

Florida Senate votes to replace statue of Confederate general in U.S. Capitol with civil rights leader

President Barack Obama presents a 2010 Presidential Medal of Freedom to Rep John Lewis. "Hate is a heavy burden to carry" - Congressman John Lewis

President Barack Obama presents a 2010 Presidential Medal of Freedom to Rep John Lewis. "Hate is a heavy burden to carry" - Congressman John Lewis, a former Freedom Rider and the last living of the "Big Six" Civil Rights leaders.

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