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Organizations of the Civil Rights Movement

Four Organizations of the Civil Rights Movement: Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC)

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Arsnick: The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee in Arkansas (Hardcover)

Arsnick: The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee in Arkansas

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SNCC’s Raleigh Roots

April 15, 1960, about 150 student leaders from 10 states met at Shaw University in Raleigh for the “Southwide Leadership Conference on Nonviolent Resistance to Segregation.” The organization was the beginning of SNCC

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A Look Back At The Sit-In Movement

Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) leader Stokely Carmichael points to the ground and tells African American student marchers to sit in the street after an attempted demonstration march on the Alabama Capitol was stopped by police a block away from their objective.

“Churches Burned, Nightriders Attack SNCC Staff Workers in Southwest Georgia Voter Registration Drive,” The Student Voice, [newspaper of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee] began publishing in June, 1960. The newspaper sought to provide the student movement news of student sit-ins, marches, and reports on the activities of SNCC field secretaries who helped launch mass mobilizations of black communities. (Historical Society Library/Freedom Summer Digital Collection.

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8 historic women who pioneered the Civil Rights Movement

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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