In this image, Elizabeth Eckford waits for a bus. Eckford was one of the Little Rock Nine, a group of African-American students who, in were the first black students ever to attend classes at Little Rock Central High School.
Our long wait for Obama to re-enter the scene is almost over. On October he and the four other living ex-Presidents will be hosting a One America Appeal fundraising concert in College Station, Texas. The message will be unifying — which flies.
In this image civil rights activist Patricia Due is being arrested by Tallahassee Police along with 260 FAMU students for protesting in front of the segregated Florida Theater, May Photo credit: Florida State Archives — in Tallahassee, Florida.
Get to Know the Life and Works of Florence Nightingale - The Lady with the Lamp.