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Haikus Inspired by Homer

I. Journeyman

My dear faithful wife
I have sailed to save you
Don’t ask of Circe

II. The Sword

A gift for the boy
Last hope of the dying city… 46 more words


Freedom Rides

Another contribution that SNCC made to the civil rights movement was done through their participation in the Freedom Rides. The Freedom Rides were originally organized by the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) to challenge the lack of enforcement on the desegregation of inter-state travel through the Deep South in 1947, after the Supreme Court ruled on the unconstitutionality in… 684 more words