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The Ebony Fashion Fair: Changing History On The Catwalk

The Ebony Fashion Fair: Changing History On The Catwalk | Civil Rights Era | Scoop.it
For 50 years, Ebony magazine toured traveling fashion shows around the country. The models knew how to captivate from the catwalk and helped fashion the dreams and aspirations of the black women who flocked to their shows.
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UF Researcher: Black Radio Played Strong Role In Shaping Civil Rights » News » University of Florida

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Like Radio Free Europe was to those behind the Iron Curtain during the Cold War, black radio stations and disc jockeys often were as important as ministers and politicians in mobilizing support for the civil rights movement of the 1960s, says a University of Florida researcher.
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Voices of Freedom

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NPR coverage of Voices of Freedom: An Oral History of the Civil Rights Movement from the 1950s Through the 1980s by Henry Hampton and Steve Fayer. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more.
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The Books That Bring The Civil Rights Movement To Life

The Books That Bring The Civil Rights Movement To Life | Civil Rights Era | Scoop.it
From history to memoir to fiction, these books tell the stories of the men, women and children who played pivotal parts in the struggle for equal rights.
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