Civil-rights stories, books, poems, and more

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song lyric about Martin Luther King jr's letter from the Birmingham Jail Read More
A song lyric about Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott Read More
song lyric about the rebellion on the Amistad (which, ironically, means "friendship" in Spanish) Read More
Harriet Tubman, the legendary champion of the Underground Railroad Read More
Focuses on Frederick Douglas's intricate and dangerous escape from slavery .IF YOU HAVE THE TIME, PLEASE LEAVE A COMMENT Read More
The call from the crowd by gospel singer, Mahalia Jackson that prompted one of history's most famous speeches IF YOU HAVE THE TIME, PLEASE LEAVE A COMMENT Read More
How abolitionist, John Brown, likely ignited an early beginning to the Civil War IF YOU HAVE THE TIME, PLEASE LEAVE A COMMENT Read More
A 1957 civil-rights milestone, from the viewpoint of the courageous Little Rock Nine, who lived it IF YOU HAVE THE TIME, PLEASE LEAVE A COMMENT Read More
A compelling nonfiction short story about Elizabeth Eckford, the Fractured Flower of the 1957 Civil-rights Milestone at Little Rock’s Central High School. IF YOU HAVE THE TIME, I WOULD APPRECIATE A COMMENT Read More

Featured Review by Sharief Hendricks

"What a sad but topical story Dennis A well written and accurately documented work ! Sadly this is still so relevant even today ! Loved ..." Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 01, 2020

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The Booksie Classic House

A poem written to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Greensboro sit-in. Photo (c) Andre Hunter Read More
In celebration of Civil Rights and MLK’s birthday. Read More
The rules have always been there. They were a part of life, in place to keep us safe. Or rather, in place to keep the upper class safe, and the undesirables far, far away. Now, the death of a powerful vampire lord and civil rights activist has dredged up… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

MLK was entered into an contest and won gold. Read More

Tags: mlk, x, civil-rights

A contemporary "I Have A Dream", looking forward to a better future. Read More
This is for a school project and i chose this area because of the fact that immigrants from all over the world are discriminated against even though they really are what makes America great. It would help a great deal if you could comment how you feel about this issue… Read More

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