Season 4

Jan. 23, 2023

A Hero's Journey (The Murder of Medger Evers)

Medgar Evers was Civil rights activist and the first state field secretary of the NAACP in Mississippi. When he was assassinated outside of his Mississippi home in 1963. Audio Please support our Patreon:...

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Jan. 9, 2023

The Dangerous Ride Towards Freedom (The Story of the Freedom Riders)

Freedom Riders were a group of activists who rode interstate buses to challenge the enforcement of two Supreme Court decisions, which ruled that segregated public buses were unconstitutional. Audio Please support our Patreon:...

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Dec. 26, 2022

The SNCC and Student Civil Rights Activism

The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee was the principal method for student involvement in the civil rights movement during the 1960s. Emerging in 1960 from the sit-ins movement at segregated lunch counters in Greensboro, North Carolina....

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Nov. 28, 2022

Ruby Bridges goes to School (The Story of Ruby Bridges)

Ruby Bridges was a 6 year old African-American child, who desegregated the all-white William Frantz Elementary School in New Orleans, Louisiana in 1960. Audio Please support our Patreon:...

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Nov. 14, 2022

The Little Rock Nine

The Little Rock Nine were a group of nine Black students who enrolled at Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, in September 1957 in an attempt to challenge the segregation after Brown vs Board of Education Audio

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Oct. 31, 2022

Brown v Board II: The Massive Resistance

Following the 1954 Brown ruling,, Southerners responded angrily soon a Massive Resistance campaign began an attempt to block integration at every level of government. Audio Please support our Patreon:...

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Oct. 17, 2022

Southern Christian Leadership Conference

Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC), was a Civil rights org, established by the Dr Martin Luther King, Jr in 1957 to assist and coordinate with local organizations in their fight for full equality of African Americans in America. Audio...

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Oct. 3, 2022

The Montgomery Bus Boycott

The Montgomery Bus Boycott was a civil rights protest during which African Americans refused to ride city buses in Montgomery, Alabama in protest of bus segregation laws. The boycott is regarded as the first large-scale demonstration against...

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Sept. 19, 2022

The Life of Rosa Parks: Mother of the Civil Rights movement

Rosa Parks was a civil rights activist and recognized as the “mother of the modern day civil rights movement” in America. Her refusal to surrender her seat to a white passenger on a Montgomery bus, December 1955, triggered a wave …

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Sept. 5, 2022

Lost in the Movement: The Story of Claudette Colvin

Claudette Colvin is an pioneer of the 1950s civil rights movement. On March 2, 1955, she was arrested at the age of 15 in Montgomery, Alabama, for refusing to give up her seat to a white woman on a crowded, …

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