Diane Nash - A leader & strategist of the student wing of the Civil Rights Movement, Diane Nash was a member of the Freedom Riders. She also helped found the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) & the Selma Voting Rights Committee campaign, which helped blacks in the South to vote & have political power. A bright, focused, utterly fearless woman, with an unerring instinct for the correct tactical move at each increment of the crisis; a leader, with flawless instincts.

Diane Nash - A leader & strategist of the student wing of the Civil Rights Movement, Diane Nash was a member of the Freedom Riders. She also helped found the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) & the Selma Voting Rights Committee campaign, which helped blacks in the South to vote & have political power. A bright, focused, utterly fearless woman, with an unerring instinct for the correct tactical move at each increment of the crisis; a leader, with flawless instincts.

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Diane Nash. One of the bravest and most inspiring leaders of the Civil Rights Movement

Diane Nash. One of the bravest and most inspiring leaders of the Civil Rights Movement

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Diane Nash

Diane Nash

Diane Nash was a founding member of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee in 1960. Nash was also one of the organizers who brought MLK, Jr. to Montogomery, Alabama to support the Riders.

Diane Nash was a founding member of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee in 1960. Nash was also one of the organizers who brought MLK, Jr. to Montogomery, Alabama to support the Riders.

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Diane Nash

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Diane Nash at Modesto JC

Diane Nash at Modesto JC

Diane Nash (far right) was the key strategist behind the first successful campaign to desegregate lunch counters in Nashville, leader of the Nashville Student Freedom Ride campaign to desegregate interstate travel, and a founder of both the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) and the Selma Voting Rights Campaign.

Diane Nash (far right) was the key strategist behind the first successful campaign to desegregate lunch counters in Nashville, leader of the Nashville Student Freedom Ride campaign to desegregate interstate travel, and a founder of both the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) and the Selma Voting Rights Campaign.

Diane Nash Diane Judith Nash (born May 15 1938) was a leader and strategist of the student wing of the 1960s Civil Rights Movement. Historian David Halberstam described her as bright focused utterly fearless with an unerring instinct for the correct tactical move at each increment of the crisis; as a leader her instincts had been flawless and she was the kind of person who pushed those around her to be at their best or be gone from the movement.  Nashs campaigns were among the most…

Diane Nash Diane Judith Nash (born May 15 1938) was a leader and strategist of the student wing of the 1960s Civil Rights Movement. Historian David Halberstam described her as bright focused utterly fearless with an unerring instinct for the correct tactical move at each increment of the crisis; as a leader her instincts had been flawless and she was the kind of person who pushed those around her to be at their best or be gone from the movement. Nashs campaigns were among the most…

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