On growing up in the Jim Crow South
New Orleans Freedom Riders
Glenda Gaither (fourth from right) was one of eight Freedom Riders from New Orleans bound for Jackson, MS by train.
Glenda Gaither Davis
On why whites had to reconsider segregation
Jim Crow Laws
Sign at a Greyhound Bus Station in Rome, GA.
Bernard Lafayette, Jr.
On the difficulty of traveling in the South
On why Civil Rights activism increased in the 1960s.
Gov. John Patterson
On voting rights in Jim Crow Alabama
Janie Forsyth McKinney
On why southern society was a house of cards
Separation of the races was the status quo.