Civil Rights Videos on Amazon Prime

California and Mississippi Civil Rights in the 1960s Harvey Richards’ civil rights videos document civil rights activists in the early 1960s. Beginning in 1963, Richards cameras recorded the rising tide of public sentiment in favor of ending segregation. In the … Continue reading

Jesse Harris Speaks

Freedom Movement in 1960s Mississippi Jesse Harris passed away January 27, 2015 at age 75.  I never met Jesse Harris but I have listened to him and watched these scenes from my father’s films over the last 50 years. I … Continue reading

Photo of the Day: Civil Rights Leader Tracy Sims

Civil Rights Leader, She Inspired Us All I knew Tracy Sims only briefly during the early 1960’s while I was an activist student at the University of California.  I walked on many picket lines with her.  She inspired everyone with … Continue reading

McComb Legacy Students Use Photos of Civil Rights Activists by Harvey Richards

Civil Rights Activists Studied in McComb, Mississippi Students in McComb, Mississippi, with the help of Teaching for Change, put together a wonderful conference on civil rights activists and movement history .  Through Teaching for Change, the McComb students found the historic photos of … Continue reading