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It's the little moments of bravado that inspire others to fight for equality. More on this story here: http://www.historybyzim.com/2013/01/attorney-general-bill-baxley-vs-the-kkk/

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It's the little moments of bravado that inspire others to fight for equality. More on this story here: http://www.historybyzim.com/2013/01/attorney-general-bill-baxley-vs-the-kkk/

Freedom Rider Jim Zwerg waits for transportation to a hospital photo taken on 14th May 1961; segregation laws prohibited Black taxi drivers from giving rides to whites and white cabbies refused to transport Freedom Riders of any race.

Freedom Rider Jim Zwerg waits for transportation to a hospital. Segregation laws prohibited Black taxi drivers from giving rides to whites, and white cabbies refused to transport Freedom Riders of any race. May 14, 1961 [448x684]

Freedom Rider Jim Zwerg waits for transportation to a hospital photo taken on 14th May 1961; segregation laws prohibited Black taxi drivers from giving rides to whites and white cabbies refused to transport Freedom Riders of any race.

A famous quote from Maclom X that helped lead Blacks through the Civil Rights Movement.

A famous quote from Maclom X that helped lead Blacks through the Civil Rights Movement.

Seven African American teens walking the steps to a school, while the white students are watching on during the demonstration regarding school integration. 1956.

Seven African American teens walking the steps to a school, while the white students are watching on during the demonstration regarding school integration. 1956.

Alter Kocker kiss... Axel Axgil (3 April 1915 – 29 October 2011) and Eigil Axgil (24 April 1922 – 22 September 1995) were Danish gay activists and a longtime couple. They were the first gay couple to enter into a registered partnership anywhere in the world following Denmark's legalisation of same-sex partnership in 1989

Alter Kocker kiss... Axel Axgil (3 April 1915 – 29 October 2011) and Eigil Axgil (24 April 1922 – 22 September 1995) were Danish gay activists and a longtime couple. They were the first gay couple to enter into a registered partnership anywhere in the world following Denmark's legalisation of same-sex partnership in 1989

Joan Trumpauer Mulholland - freedom rider, lunch counter sitter, civil rights activist, rich girl who defied her parents to do something really dangerous & really important. Civil Rights Mississippi                                                                                                                                                     More

Joan Trumpauer Mulholland - freedom rider, lunch counter sitter, civil rights activist, rich girl who defied her parents to do something really dangerous & really important. Civil Rights Mississippi More

Frank Sinatra was a big activist in the civil rights movement, refusing to stay at hotels that didn't allow "Blacks". Even using his mafia ties to help get labor unions behind JFK because he knew they shared the same opinions on equal rights.

Frank Sinatra was a big activist in the civil rights movement, refusing to stay at hotels that didn't allow "Blacks". Even using his mafia ties to help get labor unions behind JFK because he knew they shared the same opinions on equal rights.

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