Jean Wynona Fleming, a Fisk University student, sits behind bars in a Nashville jail after her arrest at a drugstore lunch counter on March Sit-ins at nine restaurants protested segregated eating facilities.
Linda Brown, third grader, the plaintiff in Brown v. Board of Education. She had to walk far past the white school to get to the poorly-funded Negro school. Controversy began regarding 'bussing' children to school.
Waiting to vote in Alabama in after the Voting Rights Act was passed. of Republican senators voted for it, as did of Democratic senators. William Fulbright, who Clinton bestowed the Presidential Medal of Freedom in voted no.
How the Liberal Embrace of Busing Hurt the Cause of Integration