TITLE

Taking a Seat

PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;2/26/2010, Vol. 79 Issue 18, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights the July 26, 1960 protest carried out by four African American college students in a diner that serves only white Americans, which created a law that dictates businesses to serve people regardless of their race.
ACCESSION #
48189852

 

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