Little Rock Nine
Originally published 02/26/2018
This Isn’t the First Time Conspiracy Theorists Have Accused Student Activists of Being ‘Paid Actors’
Raymond Arsenault, a civil rights historian and author of Freedom Riders, says that in 1960, white supremacists started to lean into this technique of discrediting student activists by linking their actions to Northern interference.
Originally published 09/25/2017
On September 25, 1957, nine African-American students, under the protection of military escorts, walked up the front steps of Central High and into history.
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