James Meredith

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Noun1.James Meredith - United States civil rights leader whose college registration caused riots in traditionally segregated Mississippi (born in 1933)
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Portsmouth have also taken former Millwall left-back James Meredith on trial as they seek reinforcements in defence.
After James Meredith fouled sub Matt Taylor 25 yards out four minutes later, Paterson stepped up to curl a classic free-kick over the wall and into the top corner after 76 minutes.
| Albion's Hal Robson-Kanu is blocked off by James Meredith
David Marshall misjudged the flight of James Meredith's leftwing cross and Lee Gregory rose to nod home.
7 1 COURTNEY BAKER-RICHARDSON Put his side up against with a thoroughly deserved red card for an appalling challenge on Millwall's James Meredith after just five minutes.
The Swans had striker Courtney Baker-Richardson sent off inside the opening five minutes of the Championship encounter for a nasty challenge on James Meredith.
Marinos), Matthew Jurman (Suwon Samsung Blue Wings), James Meredith (Millwall), Josh Risdon (Western Sydney), Trent Sainsbury (Grasshopper Zurich)
Defenders: Aziz Behyich, Milos Degenek, Alex Gersbach, Matt Jurman, Fran Karacic, James Meredith, Josh Risdon, Trent Sainsbury, Alek Susnjar, Bailey Wright.
For instance, in 1962, the National Guard was called in to combat riots that erupted when James Meredith, the university's first Black student, registered for class.
Martin Luther King Jr., James Meredith and Medgar Evers.
A replica of the historic University of Mississippi Lyceum is in the museum as part of the story of the integration of UM by James Meredith in 1962.
Dees entertains readers as he talks about these events and interviews famous figures such as James Meredith and Willie Morris.