The fight for justice knows no age or generation
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Tyler Perry on MLK's Legacy
50 years after the civil rights leader’s death, he talks about push to keep moving forward
Boycotts, Movements and Marches
Events that initiated social change during the civil rights movement
Powerful Moments in Civil Rights
Revisiting the Voices of Civil Rights project
Tomorrow's Leaders: 13 Faces to Watch
11 activists under 50 carrying the torch for change
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Young Activists Lead the Charge in These 5 Global Movements
From Tahrir Square to March for Our Lives, students are at the forefront
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Age Hasn’t Stopped Young Black Activists in the Past
Today’s teens’ fight for gun control is inspiring, but young black activists have been there before
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CNN: The Legacy of SNCC: A Civil Rights History
John Lewis, above, was the youngest of the Big Six civil rights leaders and chairman of the SNDC
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We need Action! Lessons From the History of Political Activism
We need a plan for engagement — and what happens next
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