“Injustice Anywhere Is a Threat to Justice Everywhere” – US History Scene

“Injustice Anywhere Is a Threat to Justice Everywhere”

After the Supreme Court of the United States ruled against segregation in 1954 in Brown v. Board of Education, segregationists became more organized, vocal, and extreme. In response, African-American communities formed their own plan of action. Events like the lynching of Emmett Till and the Montgomery Bus Boycott, both in 1955, brought tensions between white supremacists and … Continue reading “Injustice Anywhere Is a Threat to Justice Everywhere”