Lola Mae Haynes Hendricks was corresponding secretary for Fred Shuttlesworth’s Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights from 1956 to 1963. She assisted Wyatt Walker in planning the early portions of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference’s involvement in the 1963 Birmingham Campaign during ...Lola Mae Haynes Hendricks was corresponding secretary for Fred Shuttlesworth’s Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights from 1956 to 1963. She assisted Wyatt Walker in planning the early…

Lola Mae Haynes Hendricks was corresponding secretary for Fred Shuttlesworth’s Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights from 1956 to 1963. She assisted Wyatt Walker in planning the early portions of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference’s involvement in the 1963 Birmingham Campaign during ...Lola Mae Haynes Hendricks was corresponding secretary for Fred Shuttlesworth’s Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights from 1956 to 1963. She assisted Wyatt Walker in planning the early…

The Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) is an African-American civil rights organization. SCLC was closely associated with its first president, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The SCLC had a large role in the American Civil Rights Movement.

The Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) is an African-American civil rights organization. SCLC was closely associated with its first president, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The SCLC had a large role in the American Civil Rights Movement.

June 15, 1963: 3 days after Medgar Evers was assassinated, his funeral is held at the Jackson, Mississippi Masonic Temple. Mourned nationally, over 4,000 people attended his funeral including Roy Wilkins (NAACP), and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Southern Christian Leadership Conference. Evers was bu...June 15, 1963: 3 days after Medgar Evers was assassinated, his funeral is held at the Jackson, Mississippi Masonic Temple. Mourned nationally, over 4,000 people attended his funeral including…

June 15, 1963: 3 days after Medgar Evers was assassinated, his funeral is held at the Jackson, Mississippi Masonic Temple. Mourned nationally, over 4,000 people attended his funeral including Roy Wilkins (NAACP), and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Southern Christian Leadership Conference. Evers was bu...June 15, 1963: 3 days after Medgar Evers was assassinated, his funeral is held at the Jackson, Mississippi Masonic Temple. Mourned nationally, over 4,000 people attended his funeral including…

June 6 2017: Chris Tucker attended the celeb-filled 85th birthday dinner for politician Andrew Young. He attended the event with his longtime GF  Jarneen Chaney Brown  on one arm and his lovely MAMA on the other. Looks like Chris and Janeen are getting real serious. We hear wedding bells in their future. Andrew Young is an American politician diplomat and activist. Beginning his career as a pastor Young was an early leader in the Civil Rights Movement serving as executive director of the…

June 6 2017: Chris Tucker attended the celeb-filled 85th birthday dinner for politician Andrew Young. He attended the event with his longtime GF Jarneen Chaney Brown on one arm and his lovely MAMA on the other. Looks like Chris and Janeen are getting real serious. We hear wedding bells in their future. Andrew Young is an American politician diplomat and activist. Beginning his career as a pastor Young was an early leader in the Civil Rights Movement serving as executive director of the…

Dr. Charles G. Gomillion as an educator and community activist who also worked at the Tuskegee Institute for more than 40 years. As president of the Tuskegee Civic Association, Gomillion worked closely with Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference in order to increas...Dr. Charles G. Gomillion as an educator and community activist who also worked at the Tuskegee Institute for more than 40 years. As president of the Tuskegee Civic Association, Gomillion worked…

Dr. Charles G. Gomillion as an educator and community activist who also worked at the Tuskegee Institute for more than 40 years. As president of the Tuskegee Civic Association, Gomillion worked closely with Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference in order to increas...Dr. Charles G. Gomillion as an educator and community activist who also worked at the Tuskegee Institute for more than 40 years. As president of the Tuskegee Civic Association, Gomillion worked…

Southern Christian Leadership Council (SCLC)

Southern Christian Leadership Council (SCLC)

22-Little six year old Robin Arrington, daughter of a Miami Southern Christian Leadership Conference attorney, leans on Dr. Martin Luther King's shoulder as Dr. King holds a press conference, April 11, 1966, in Miami, Fl. Dr. King arrived in Miami for a meeting to establish a local chapter of his S.C.L.C. (AP Photo) / Beaumont

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: His life in pictures

22-Little six year old Robin Arrington, daughter of a Miami Southern Christian Leadership Conference attorney, leans on Dr. Martin Luther King's shoulder as Dr. King holds a press conference, April 11, 1966, in Miami, Fl. Dr. King arrived in Miami for a meeting to establish a local chapter of his S.C.L.C. (AP Photo) / Beaumont

Bearing the Cross: Martin Luther King, JR., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference

Bearing the Cross: Martin Luther King, JR., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference

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