I do not remember much of the history lessons from middle school. Renaissance, Reformation, Romanticism, etc have become a blot on the stretched memory that I bear today. 691 more words
Carolyn Long Banks: faith, Civil Rights, and Rich’s.
By Katie Hambrick
Carolyn Long Banks is one of the coolest narratives I have researched thus far. Weirdly enough, I could barely find any information on her through Civil Rights Movement resources. 637 more words
Nonviolent protest is not peaceful. It is disruptive. It gets in your face. It demands your attention.
In “Letter from Birmingham Jail,” MLK writes:
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Nonviolent direct action seeks to create such a crisis and foster such tension that a community which has constantly refused to negotiate is forced to confront the issue.