Between those opposites NAACP and SNCC
stood civil rights leader Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr.
Steptoe of Amite County--offered their fortified houses as resting stops for SNCC
and CORE organizers.
The Chicago SNCC
History Project Archives is at the Chicago Public Library's Vivian G.
new abolitionists" of SNCC
loomed large in the movement that
In the railway town of McComb, which in 1964 earned the moniker of the "bombing capital of the world," the unionized black working class provided a foundation for SNCC
and other organizers (111).
I am not holding you responsible for knowing all about everybody who ever joined SNCC
chairman, John Lewis, explained that "we are involved in a serious social revolution.
1966 As director of SNCC
's NY office informs Farm Workers Association (later UFW) that SNCC
supports Delano grape strike.
, Carmichael said, was too wishy-washy and had too many white people in its ranks, and the Black Panthers were fake radicals who depended too much on the support of white liberals and their money.
Walter might very well have attended the July 6, 1963, SNCC
Diane Nash, black activist with SNCC
, the Student Nonviolent-Coordinating Committee
He was in Seattle during the rise of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, or SNCC
, which was fighting to register black voters in the South.