How Did African Americans Fight For Human Rights

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Eyes on the Prize African Americans in the 50s began to fight for their human rights. After many years of being abused and treated like trash, the Africans Americans got tired of it and wanted to be treated equally. Numerous protests began to occur in mainly southern state. Even though many blacks were attacked or arrested, they continued to fight for equality. In the end, this goal was achieved. African Americans also fought for justice. For example; when Emmitt Till was beaten to death by 3 white males for whistling at a white woman. His mother had an open casket funeral to show everyone what those men did to her baby. The murderers was arrested and not found guilty of in court. African Americans had protested and fought against hard

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