Names from the Civil Rights Movement

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Civil Rights leaders and Villans
Killed in Money, Mississippi in 1955
Born in Nebraska, he became the face of the Nation of Islam before leaving and founding Muslim Mosque Inc.
Head of SCLC
Founder of black panthers
Law student that sued the state of Texas and won a supreme court case in 1950.
Leader of Nation of Islam
Police Chief in Birmingham, Alabama
President from 1963-1968.
President during the Little Rock 9.
Integrated 'Ole Miss'
Women arrested on December 1, 1955.
Closed schools in Arkansas to prevent integration.
Head of NAACP in Jackson, Mississippi. First person to try an integrate 'Ole Miss'.
Civil Rights leaders and Villans
Police Chief in Albany, Georgia
Founder of CORE
Presidential candidate for Black Panthers, ran the organisation while Newton was in jail.
Lawer that tried Brown v. Board of Education case for NAACP.
Initiated 'To Secure These Rights' report.
President during Freedom Rides
Governor of Alabama during protest in Birmingham.
Mayor of Chicago, got an injunction preventing King from holding marches.
First person to use the term Black Power in an interview
Ran failed campaign in Chicago in 1968
Chief Justice of Supreme Court in 1954.
Leader of United Farm Workers (UFW) fought for latino workers rights.

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