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1                RiveraAngelica RiveraRevisionFixed my thesis to make it more specific and narrowFixed grammar and transitionsTook away sentence that were repetitiveAdded supporting details to my agreements
2Angelica RiveraDr.T.M.GillThe Civil Right Movement24, September 2014The Voice UnheardThe civil rights movement is remembered by the sacrifices that many AfricanAmericans men such as Martin Luther King Jr. made. People think of court cases,marches, and mass protests, but the civil rights movement was much more than that; itwas a long journey with many different aspects. The Civil Rights Movement of the1950’s was a fight for racial equality. Although African America women played anessential role in the civil rights movement, very little recognition was giving for their rolein the movement. Their ides that they do not get credit for were then acted upon byprominent male figures.Countless times women’s voices, were pushed aside while the men spoke up andtalked about past issues. For example many times women were not offer to speak atmarches or gatherings. At the March on Washington countless women could have spokenalso. These wasElla Baker charismatic labor organizer and longtime in the SouthernChristian Leadership Conference. There was even Septima Poinsette Clark she was an
3                Riveraeducator and National Association for the Advancement of Colored People activistdecades before the nation’s attention turned to racial equality. But none of them whereask to talk. Even though men did take over most of the fighting and speaking in themovement, if it was not for the outstanding amount of women who brought up importantissues, they would have little to even fight for.

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