Wordless Wednesday Comes Early: Their Fight, Our Freedoms
In 1962, James Meredith became the first African American to enroll at the University of Mississippi. In 1966, he was shot during a voting rights march from Memphis, Tennessee to Jackson, Mississippi. Meredith would survive his injuries and go on to complete the march.
1965: James Baldwin, Joan Baez, and James Forman on the march for voting rights in Alabama.
(Source: HungryBlues blog)
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