Rev.Jim Bevel: James (Jim) Bevel is known as a SCLS main straightest.  He is also referred to as the "Father of Voting Rights".

Rev.Jim Bevel: James (Jim) Bevel is known as a SCLS main straightest. He is also referred to as the "Father of Voting Rights".

Diane Nash was a vocal proponent of nonviolent action even before she became involved with Martin Luther King, the SNCC, and the SCLC. In 1960 she helped lead the Nashville sit-ins, which ended lunch counter segregation in the city, and in 1961 she was a key figure in the Freedom Rides. She was also married to fellow civil rights activist James Bevel for seven years.Who's Who in 'Selma': Pictures and Histories of 29 Real People Who Appear in the Movie

Diane Nash was a vocal proponent of nonviolent action even before she became involved with Martin Luther King, the SNCC, and the SCLC. In 1960 she helped lead the Nashville sit-ins, which ended lunch counter segregation in the city, and in 1961 she was a key figure in the Freedom Rides. She was also married to fellow civil rights activist James Bevel for seven years.Who's Who in 'Selma': Pictures and Histories of 29 Real People Who Appear in the Movie

James Bevel was a leader of the 1960s Civil Rights Movement. He worked closely with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Bevel, and was the Director of Direct Action, as well as the Director of Nonviolent Education of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference. Here are 10 other facts if you don’t know you…10 Facts You Should Know About Civil Rights Activist James Bevel

James Bevel was a leader of the 1960s Civil Rights Movement. He worked closely with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Bevel, and was the Director of Direct Action, as well as the Director of Nonviolent Education of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference. Here are 10 other facts if you don’t know you…10 Facts You Should Know About Civil Rights Activist James Bevel

Black Then | 10 Facts You Should Know About Civil Rights Activist James Bevel

Black Then | 10 Facts You Should Know About Civil Rights Activist James Bevel

Common Is James Bevel, Andre Holland Is Andrew Young In Ava DuVernay’s MLK Tale ‘Selma’

Common Is James Bevel, Andre Holland Is Andrew Young In Ava DuVernay’s MLK Tale ‘Selma’

Dr. James Bevel, the Father of Voting Rights and one of Dr. King's closest advisers. Learn more about the rise and fall of one of the SCLC's Chief Strategists.

Dr. James Bevel, the Father of Voting Rights and one of Dr. King's closest advisers. Learn more about the rise and fall of one of the SCLC's Chief Strategists.

Gasping for breath, James Bevel and John Lewis are trapped inside a Nashville restaurant filled with insecticide gas when the manager turns on a fumigating machine to disrupt a sit-in.

Gasping for breath, James Bevel and John Lewis are trapped inside a Nashville restaurant filled with insecticide gas when the manager turns on a fumigating machine to disrupt a sit-in.

Diana Nash-Bevel and the Rev. James Bevel. Diana Nash's campaigns were among the most successful of the era. Her efforts included the first successful civil rights campaign to integratelunch counters (Nashville);[2] the Freedom riders, who de-segregated interstate travel;[3] founding the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC); and the Selma Voting Rights Movement campaign, which resulted in African Americans getting the vote and political power throughout the South.

Diana Nash-Bevel and the Rev. James Bevel. Diana Nash's campaigns were among the most successful of the era. Her efforts included the first successful civil rights campaign to integratelunch counters (Nashville);[2] the Freedom riders, who de-segregated interstate travel;[3] founding the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC); and the Selma Voting Rights Movement campaign, which resulted in African Americans getting the vote and political power throughout the South.

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