How HBCU Students Impacted the Civil Rights Movement

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A Fight for Equal Rights

As the country commemorates the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom of 1963, many look back on bravery displayed by African-Americans who helped lead the civil rights movement. Take a look at the role students and alumni of Black colleges and universities had in the fight for equal rights. Natelege Whaley   

(BIRMINGHAM NEWS)

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