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First African-American To Recieve The Medal Of Honor Did So With The 54th Massachusetts At Fort Wagner

First African American to Receive Medal of Honor Did So with the Massachusetts at Fort Wagner

Mugshots of Freedom Riders, Jackson Mississippi, 1961. I love their faces and the range of emotions. All the tiny and not so tiny smiles, as if they know something. I wonder if they knew they'd win. by ofelia

Mugshots of civil rights activist Freedom Riders, Jackson Mississippi, They fought for the rights of others. We must not ever forget their commitment to the civil rights movement.

Klu Klux Klan uniform and gear

Holding a Mirror to Race

Boston Busing Riots" Documentary - YouTube

Boston Busing Riots" Documentary - YouTube

WWII: Countless girls and women said goodbye to their husbands, brothers, lovers, and sweethearts knowing they might never see them again.

My grandma just passed, found this picture of her saying goodbye to my grandpa as he went off to WWII

World War II: Countless girls and women said goodbye to their husbands, brothers, lovers and sweethearts knowing they might never see them again.

8.) After Griffins news letter was published he started to receive hate mail threats of hate groups. This picture resembles the kkk burning crosses like when the hate groups burned down a cross at a black school to represent hatred of blacks being educated.

After Griffins news letter was published he started to receive hate mail threats of hate groups. This picture resembles the kkk burning crosses like when the hate groups burned down a cross at a black school to represent hatred of blacks being educated.

A member of the KKK holds a noose outside a car window during a parade through a black neighborhood in Miami the night before a primary election in 1939.

© Everett Collection / Unknown photographer, May 1939 - Masked Ku Klux Klan member holds a noose outside a car window during a parade through an African American neighborhood of Miami on the night before a primary election. SHAME ON YOU WHITE PEOPLE!

Ku Klux Klan 1946

Bigotry in the USA: Photos From a Ku Klux Klan Initiation

Not published in LIFE. The scene at a Ku Klux Klan initiation ritual in Georgia, May Amazing how all these COWARDS hid their faces from the camera!

A mother introducing her child to a Ku Klux Klan rally in the 60s.

What a sad photo.The story of the Klu Klux Klan in pictures: racism, civil rights .

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