American activist Angela Davis, shortly after she was fired from her post as philosophy professor at UCLA due to her membership of the Communist Party of America, 27th November 1969.
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Tamika D. Mallory attends the Women's March on Washington on January 21, 2017 in Washington, DC.
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Nation of Islam National Minister Malcom X addresses a rally on May 14, 1963, in Harlem in support of desegregation in Birmingham, Alabama.
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Black American civil rights leader Martin Luther King (1929 - 1968) addresses crowds during the March On Washington at the Lincoln Memorial, Washington DC, where he gave his 'I Have A Dream' speech.
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Congressman John Lewis chats with addresses audience attending Nashville Public Library Award to Civil Rights Icon Congressman John Lewis - Literary Award on November 19, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee.
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Born into slavery, American writer and abolitionist Frederick Douglass (1817-1895) bought his freedom with income earned from lecturing abroad after the publication of his autobiography, Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass.
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CWB honorees and co-founders of #BlackLivesMatter, Opal Tometi, Alicia Garza and Patrisse Cullors appear onstage during The New York Women's Foundation Celebrating Women Breakfast at Marriott Marquis Hotel on May 14, 2015 in New York...More
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American abolitionist leader Harriet Tubman (1820 - 1913) who escaped slavery by marrying a free man and led many other slaves to safety using the abolitionist network known as the underground railway.
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American singer-songwriter, musician and civil rights activist, Nina Simone (1933 - 2003), Hyde Park, London, 1968.
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Portrait of African-American orator and civil rights activist Sojourner Truth (1797 - 1883), 1860s.
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Reverend Jesse Jackson delivers a speech as Americans shout slogans and hold banners during a demonstration against the death of eighteen-year-old unarmed teen Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri on August 16, 2014. Brown, allegedly...More
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Celebrity activist, DeRay McKesson is running for mayor of Baltimore. For Just Asking Profile.
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Tracy Martin, left, and Sybrina Fulton, parents of slain teenager Trayvon Martin, before the start of the Community Program of Peace, Justice and Prayer on Saturday, June 1, 2013, in Opa Locka, Florida.
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Janet Mock speaks onstage at the Women's March on Washington on January 21, 2017 in Washington, DC.
Political Activist Van Jones attends the 2016 Many Rivers To Cross Festival at Chattahoochee Hills Bouckaert Farm on October 1, 2016 in Fairburn, Georgia.
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Black Panther leader Bobby Seale gives a black power salute as he leaves Hartford's Bradley Airport for the trip to New Haven. Seale faces trial in connection with the murder of Alex Rackley.
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Political activist Al Sharpton poses for a portrait on June 17, 2013 in New York, New York.
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Martin Luther King Jr.
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