January 2003
Scholastic Scope;1/10/2003, Vol. 51 Issue 10, p4
Presents an overview of events related to the civil rights movement in the U.S. during the 1950s and 1960s. Repercussion of admitting the first Black student in the University of Mississippi in 1962; Number of girls killed due to a bomb that was planted by white racists at the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama in 1963; Introduction of Civil Rights Act of 1964 by U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson.


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