Woman watching as Klan members walk by.
Jimmy Lee Jackson preaching.
Student protesting the integration at Montgomery High School.
Martin Luther King Jr. after leaving court with Coretta Scott King greeting him.
Young women running from the police.
Police officer arresting a man on the street.
Young men and women singing.
Governor George Wallace attempting to block racial integration in the University of Alambama.
Jesse Jackson marching.
Learn about some of the important events that took place during the civil rights movement.
Maynard Jackson chose to enter politics in 1968, after the assassinations of national figures Martin Luther King, Jr. and Robert Kennedy.
Here Diane Nash explains how she got involved with the protests and learned the tactics of nonviolent resistance.