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The impeccably researched story of nine African American young men falsely accused of raping two white girls in 1931 Scottsboro, Alabama.
This powerful examination of a crucial dichotomy in the civil rights movement focuses on two polar opposites—one man committed to ending segregation, and one just as determined to see it maintained—with visual elements as arresting as the stimulating words.
- Nonfiction, History, US History
- Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal 2012 (Honor Title)
- ISBN: 9781590787663
This riveting account of the 1961 Freedom Rides, when 13 civil rights activists rode buses to challenge Jim Crow practices, has visual and emotional impact.