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Leading Ideas Side-by-side photo of civil rights leader Thomas W. Jones: the image on the left is of him leading a walkout with a raised clenched fist and armed with a rifle from the 1960s and in black-and-white; the image on the right is of him many years later in a suit and giving a speech

One of the vivid images of the 1960s is a picture of African American students walking boldly out of Cornell University’s student union building. They…

Leading Ideas Stock photo of of Rosa Parks' WIkipedia Page

December 1, 2005, marked the fiftieth anniversary of Rosa Parks refusing to give up her seat on a Montgomery, Alabama, bus for a white passenger.…