Essays Tagged: "Ella Baker"

Comparing "Blue Winds Dancing" with "Lunch Counter sit-ins"

tive from the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), came down from New York to organize more sit-ins. Ella Baker of the SCLC contacted students on many college campuses. Two weeks later, students in ele ... e arrested during sit-ins at Nashville's Greyhound and Trailways bus terminals.Over Easter Weekend, Ella Baker of the SCLC helped organize a conference of sit-in students from around the nation. Held ...

(9 pages) 50 0 4.1 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

"Paradox of Change" During Post-War America

Americans from seeing outside of their dreamlike community. After a few years of suppressed rights, Ella Baker was there to create many Civil Rights Movements, attempting for equal rights and eventual ... that people realized that the small world they were living in wasn't as perfect as they had thought.Ella Baker was there for every Civil Rights Movement and dedicated her life to fight segregation wan ...

(5 pages) 88 0 4.2 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History


Joselin SalazarENG 101Research PaperElla BakerThe Civil Rights Movement was one of the most important movements for equality in American ... e of the male leaders in the movement. However, there were many influential female leaders, such as Ella Baker. Ella Baker is one of the most overlooked central figures in Afro-American activism. Her ... te her knowledge and experiences from her childhood into the organizations that she helped develop. Ella Baker's life work and dedication as an organizer and advocate influenced everyone she came in c ...

(6 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Art Essays