So good to see so many aspects of this valuable history being preserved and properly archived. Here is a glimpse into the early thinking of the Black Atlanta college presidents. 488 more words
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Our Woolworth Sit-In, Jackson Mississippi, 5/28/63 was the most violently attacked sit-in of the ’60s and the most publicized. Involving a White mob of several hundred, it went on for several hours while hostile police from Jackson’s huge all-White police department stood by approvingly outside and while hostile FBI agents inside (in sun-glasses) “observed.” Seated, left to right are Hunter Gray (John R.