Description: Edgar Ray Killen (January 17, 1925 – January 11, 2018) was a Ku Klux Klan organizer who allegedly planned and directed the murders of James Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Michael Schwerner, three civil rights …
Description: In this June 20, 2005 photograph, Edgar Ray Killen confers with his wife Betty Jo Killen, in Philadelphia, Miss., during a recess of his murder trial for the 1964 slayings of three civil rights workers.
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Description: It was an old-fashioned lynching, carried out with the help of county officials, that came to symbolize hardcore resistance to integration.
Description: In 1962, Chaney participated in a Freedom Ride from Tennessee to Greenville, Mississippi, and in another from Greenville to Meridian.He and his younger brother participated in other non-violent demonstrations, as well. James Chaney started volunteering in late 1963, and joined the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) in …
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Description: People make a lot of noise about the Catholic Church and its sex scandals as they rightly should for such abominable behavior, but there is a quiet outrage that is happening right under our noses on the other side of the aisle with Protestants.
Description: Freedom Summer: The Savage Season of 1964 That Made Mississippi Burn and Made America a Democracy [Bruce Watson] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A majestic history of the summer of '64, which forever changed race relations in America In the summer of 1964
Description: Introduction It is important to note that South African events do not occur in a vacuum, as we are part of a large continent and a much larger world. Therefore, what happens in the 'North' has a huge impact on what happens here. For this section, it is important to understand the international background, and what the world was like in the 1960s.
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Description: The Ku Klux Klan (pronounced / ˈ k uː ˈ k l ʌ k s ˈ k l æ n, ˈ k j uː /), commonly called the KKK or simply the Klan, is three distinct movements in the United States that have advocated extremist reactionary positions such as white supremacy, white nationalism, anti-immigration and—especially in later iterations—Nordicism, anti-Catholicism and …
Description: Media magnate Sir Frank Packer orders the recall and pulping of the scheduled 31 January edition of The Bulletin because of a cartoon by Les Tanner and an editorial on capital punishment. Packer also interferes at GTV-9, forcing the last minute cancellation of the screening of a widely-publicised BBC documentary on capital punishment.
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