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Other Events Index

This Web site contains lists of other events for each part of the civil rights story, to broaden the context of the times. Access these lists of contextual events directly through this page.


Other events of 1955.
Emmett Till's Murder, August 1955

Other events of 1956.
Montgomery Bus Boycott, December 1955-December 1956

Other events of 1957.
Southern School Desegregation, 1957-1962

Other events of 1960.
Non-Violent Protests, 1960

Other events of 1961.
The Freedom Rides, 1961

Other events of 1962.
The Limits of Non-Violence, 1962

Other events of early 1963.
Project "C" in Birmingham, 1963

Other events of late 1963.
The March on Washington, August 1963

Other events of late 1964.
Freedom Summer, 1964

Other events of early 1965.
The Freedom March from Selma to Montgomery, AL, March 1965

Other events of late 1965.
The Nation of Islam and Malcolm X, 1964-1966

Other events of 1966.
Chicago Freedom Movement, 1966

Other events of early 1967.
Riots in Detroit, July 1967

Other events of late 1967.
"Power to the People", 1966-1968

Other events of early 1968.
Poor People's Campaign, 1968

Other events of late 1968.
Vietnam and the Civil Rights Movement, 1967-1968

Other events of 1969.
The Black Panther Party, 1969

Other events of 1971.
The Attica Prison Riot, 1971

Other events of 1972.
Blacks Define Themselves, 1964-1972

Other events of 1973.
The First Black Southern Mayor, 1973

Other events of 1974.
School Desegregation in Boston, 1974

Other events of 1978.
The Bakke Case and Affirmative Action, 1978

Other events of 1980.
Riots in Florida, 1980

Other events of 1981.
Conflict in Chicago, 1981

Other events of 1983.
Operation PUSH, 1983

Other events of recent years.
Civil Rights Today, 2006

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