Tagged: Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee

A Word Or Two From Julian Bond – Meet The Press 1966 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Radio (Monitor) – Meet The Press – Julian Bond – January 30, 1966 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Anyone thinking the Civil Rights movement culminated with the March on Washington in 1963, and racial harmony instantly happened shortly after has...

August 28, 1963 – March On Washington – The Civil Rights Movement In The 60s

August 28th marks the 57th anniversary of the legendary March on Washington. The largest Civil Rights demonstration of its kind up to this point, the march culminated in a day of speeches in front of the Lincoln Memorial and a general feeling that something had begun. Most people think of...