Here are several videos about the Freedom Riders that may be a good introduction to Civil Rights.
Freedom Riders Challenge Segregation Video: Learn about a courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
Freedom Riders Create Change Video
This video segment adapted from American Experience: "Freedom Riders" highlights the impact of the 1961 Freedom Rides on the efforts to end racial segregation an
Fresh Troops Video: This video segment from American Experience: "Freedom Riders" describes how the Nashville student movement trained future
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