civil rights

Events

Rosa Parks

1955

she refused to sit in the back so she sat in the front of the bus and the sign said white only.

Martin luther king jr

1968

he is best know for his speech

freedom train

1972 - 1976

freedom train

1972

it was formed

freedom train

1974

IT started at richmond, CA and ended at Venice Florida.

barrak omba

2008 - 2017

first african american to be elected