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HW 1ères S due on Monday 24th Listen to the audio document here: http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=101719889

    If the link is not working try “NPR Claudette Colvin” in Google! 587 more words
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Ernest Green leads event tonight at Clinton School commemorating 100 years since Daisy Bates was born

Daisy Bates was an American civil rights activist, publisher, journalist, and lecturer who played a leading role in the Little Rock Integration Crisis of 1957. Daisy Bates would be 100 years old on November 11th. 254 more words

History

November 5, 1957 - Election Day in Little Rock, Arkansas

On November 5, 1957, the first Tuesday in November, voters in integration battlefield Little Rock, Arkansas went to the polls to elect a new mayor.  The incumbent, Democrat Woodrow Wilson Mann, had decided not to run for a second term.  461 more words

1957

Daisy Gatson Bates


The integration of the Little Rock Nine was one of the most iconic events in all of Civil Rights history, the infamous introduction of the nine African American students into a previously all-white Arkansas school. 323 more words

Civil Rights

The youngest of the Little Rock Nine spoke at Hood College

Carlotta Walls LaNier, the youngest of the Little Rock Nine, spoke at Hood College on Wednesday.

Her speech, which was a part of the First-Year Read program at the college, was influenced by her book, … 246 more words

From Little Rock -- to the Moral Monday Rally

Passage Theatre in Trenton is doing a play on Little Rock, the famous school segregation case that cracked the Jim Crow rules. The play has been extended through November 2, with performances Thursday through Sunday.  271 more words

Faith And Social Justice