civil righta

By jechest
  • Rosa Parks story

    Rosa Parks story
    Seamstress and civil rights activist who inspired the Montgomery Bus Boycott after her 1955 arrest for refusing to give up her seat on the bus to a white man. At that time, whites sat at the front of the bus and blacks in back. If seats in the front ran out, however, blacks had to relinquish their seats to whites and stand.
  • The Ernest green story

    The Ernest green story
    Details how Green managed to make it through the school year despite the stress and extreme bigotry he encountered. Although he was under enormous pressure, Green triumphs to become an inspiration to the African-American community.
  • To kill a mocking bird

    To kill a mocking bird
    A movie about the Negro
    experience with hardly any Black actors of any consequence in it. Nevertheless, it did much to change attitudes in Kennedy's America with its insistence on simple fairness.
  • King " I have a dream..."

    King " I have a dream..."
    A great beacon light of hope to millions of Negro slaves who had been seared in the flames of withering injustice. It came as a joyous daybreak to end the long night of their captivity.
  • White Dog

    White Dog
    A film about a dog trained to attack only Black men.
  • "Blame it on mississippi

    "Blame it on mississippi
    Mississippi frequently gets to be the whipping boy for all the evils of segregation.
  • " Do the right thing"

    " Do the right thing"
    Director's masterpiece dissects the intricate web of attitudes, hatreds, frustrations and misunderstandings that go into our national experience of race.
  • The Long walk home

    The Long walk home
    Story of a fictional black maid named Odessa Cotter, and her white employer, Miriam Thompson. When the black community is urged not to ride Montgomery buses after Rosa Parks’ arrest for refusing to give up her seat to a white passenger.
  • Lee

    Shows a racism
  • " Get on the bus"

    " Get on the bus"
    bus ride to the Million Man March in Washington, D.C.
    riders discuss their own diverse racial attitudes as they head to the event. A low-budget gem with a great cast of character actors.