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Japanese American Citizens League     View
"The Japanese American Citizens League was founded in 1929 to fight discrimination against people of Japanese ancestry. It is the largest and one of the oldest Asian American organizations in the United States." The organization's national homepage ...

National Civil Rights Museum     View
Visit this museum that honors those who fought for the civil rights of African Americans. Learn about the history of the civil rights movement and important leaders like Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Booker T. Washington.

Newfoundland-Labrador Human Rights Commission     View
This website provides a series of resources, including the "Human Rights Act," "Complaint Process," "News and Events," and other related resources, in promoting the principles, understandings, and awareness of the equity of every human right.

Free at Last: The U.S. Civil Rights Movement     View
"This book recounts how African-American slaves and their descendants struggled to win -- both in law and in practice -- the civil rights enjoyed by other Americans." Includes material on the spread of slavery, Underground Railroad, ...

National Urban League     View
"Established in 1910, The Urban League is the nation's oldest and largest community-based movement devoted to empowering African Americans to enter the economic and social mainstream." Its website features news, details about programs, and ...

Civil Rights Digital Library (CRDL)     View
This site promotes knowledge of the struggle for racial equality in the 1950s and 1960s by "helping users discover primary sources and other educational materials" about the Civil Rights Movement. Search, or browse by events, places, people ...

Voices of Civil Rights     View
This site collects and preserves "personal accounts of America's struggle to fulfill the promise of equality for all." The site features a searchable archive of short personal stories submitted by individuals, longer stories with audio and ...

Historical Publications of the United States Commission on Civil Rights     View
This site provides full-text historical reports of the commission "responsible for monitoring the civil rights activities at federal agencies. It is through monitoring that it can be assured that proper enforcement is taking place and the promis ...

Powerful Days in Black and White     View
"Shocking photos brought the civil-rights struggle to all America. Relive it now through the eyes of photojournalist Charles Moore." Includes photos of leaders such as Martin Luther King, Jr., protests, riots, and related topics. From Kodak ...

Civil Rights Digital Library     View
The CRDL is a digital collection based on the Civil Rights Movement in Georgia, featuring newspapers, letters, videos, photographs and other archival materials. A very comprehensive sight who's focus it to bring awareness to the subject, and to prov ...



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