Civil Rights

Thurgood Marshall, SmithsonianNone of us got where we are solely by pulling ourselves up by our bootstraps. We got here because somebody – a parent, a teacher, an Ivy League crony or a few nuns – bent down and helped us pick up our boots.

Thurgood Marshall

Senator Hubert Humphrey on Civil Rights Act 1964

NAACP’s Anti-Lynching Campaign

Civil Rights Milestones: A Timeline

The Martin Luther King Center Archive

Below is a book review on the Pulitzer Prize winning book, The Race Beat.