Lecture 12 - Lecture 12 October 11, 2011 1. Documentary 1....

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Lecture 12 – October 11, 2011 1. Documentary 1. James Meredith was shot on his walk to Memphis, Mississippi from Jackson on the second day He was hospitalized in memphis, and other black leaders gathered in Memphis and continued his march for him He was going to memphis because not all blacks were registered to vote yet Marchers Protected by the Deacons on Defense when they slept 1. Lowndes County ( Alabama) Nickname ( Bloody Lowndes) because so many blacks were killed there Located in the Alabama black belt, by Selma, and Montgomery County is 80% black but blacks are living in poverty Lowndes County Christian Movement for Human Rights Organization They establish this organization and will deal with the psychological fear and the physical fear 1. Stockley Carmichael Apart of SNCC- Student Non- violent Coordinating Committee Included Stockley Carmichael Went to Howard University) He said at Howard that's were he became conscious of the black conditions
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Lecture 12 - Lecture 12 October 11, 2011 1. Documentary 1....

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