Civil Rights Organizations

Civil Rights Organizations - principles of nonviolence as a...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
14:50 Civil Rights Organizations Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) pronounced”snick” 1960’s, Shaw University, Releigh, NC Played a major role in sit-ins, freedom rides, 1963 March on Washington, Mississippi  Freedom Summers, etc NAACP: Mission is “to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of  rights of all persons and to eliminate racial hatred and racial discrimination.  Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) – md 1940’s to mid  1960’s; sought to apply the 
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 2
Background image of page 3
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: principles of nonviolence as a tactic against segregation Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC), MLK was president Black Panthers: Black panthers Stokely Carmichael (Honorary Prime Minister) rejected the goal of black assimilation into white society, must develop solidarity for bargaining purposes in a pluralistic society. 14:50 14:50...
View Full Document

Page1 / 3

Civil Rights Organizations - principles of nonviolence as a...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 3. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online