Until the 1950s, signs like these were common markers of legally enforced laws of racial segregation in America. Racial segregation in the United States as a general term, included physical separation and provision of separate facilities, services, and opportunities such as housing, medical care, education, employment, and transportation along racial lines. Disgusting.

Not Your Grandparent's Brand of Racism

Until the signs like these were common markers of legally enforced laws of racial segregation in America. Racial segregation in the United States as a general term, included physical separation and provision of separate facilities, services, and op

Civil Rights Timeline Infographic

Civil Rights Timeline Infographic: I would use this pin as a poster in my classroom. I think that it is a great and resource for students to refer to during a civil rights unit. I think it is also a great example of how to design a timeline.

Civil Rights Movement 1963

The March On Washington In Pictures

28 août 1963 © Estate of Leonard Freed – Magnum Photos (Brigitte Freed)

Civil Rights Movement- This discussion should be brought up, and see where students have background on it then see which opinions back then were just or not

Americans demand racial equality on a civil rights demonstration at a protest to free Wally Nelson who was arrested for being a Conscientious Objector in 1965 [Getty Images]

The Mississippi Civil Rights Workers Murders involved​ the lynching of James Earl Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Michael “Mickey” Schwerner by white Mississippians during the American Civil Rights Movement.

Mississippi KKK Conspiracy Murders June 21 1964 Victims (top to bottom) James Chaney, Andrew Goodman, Michael Schwerner

Civil Rights March, Washington, 1963.

Civil Rights March, Washington; Wednesday August Let's see this 50 years on for equal rights for the LGBT community. Wednesday August Take a stand for equality and for reason.

Power and Equality: universal terms that are understood so differently in so many places. How do you define power and equality?

Power and Equality: universal terms that are understood so differently in so many places. How do you define power and equality? art by Shepard Fairey

Protest: Martin Luther King during his march from Selma, Alabam, to Montgomery in 1965 as part of the American civil rights movement

A cool customer! The stunning collection of never published pictures from legendary American photographer Steve Schapiro

Protest: Martin Luther King during his march from Selma, Alabam, to Montgomery in 1965 as part of the American civil rights movement - Steve Schapiro

Young civil rights marchers with American flags march in Montgomery, 1965. (Stephen Somerstein/New York Historical Society)

These Iconic Photos Of The Selma March Tell A Powerful Story

Young civil rights marchers with American flags march in Montgomery, 1965

An African-American Woman Being Carried by the Police During a Civil Rights Protest:  A Proud Heritage: Photos From the Civil Rights Movement

An African American woman being carried to police patrol wagon during demonstration in Brooklyn, New York in Photo credit: If anyone knows who the photographer was, please let us know. — in Brooklyn, New York.

Mugshots of Freedom Riders, Jackson Mississippi, 1961. I love their faces and the range of emotions. All the tiny and not so tiny smiles, as if they know something. I wonder if they knew they'd win.

Mugshots of civil rights activist Freedom Riders, Jackson Mississippi, 1961.

Mugshots of civil rights activist Freedom Riders, Jackson Mississippi, They fought for the rights of others. We must not ever forget their commitment to the civil rights movement.

We Had Faces Then....."I Am A Man" Sanitation Strike, Memphis, Tennessee, 1968

“I Am A Man” Sanitation Strike, Memphis,...

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I congratulate the Women's March participants in Wash. for holding the most massive protest in that city's history.without a single arrest!

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