Author: Loki Mulholland
Title: She Stood for Freedom
Print Length: 64
Language: English, Francais, Italiano, Espanol, Deutsch
Format: PDF, ePub, mobi, azw, kf8, txt, ibook, Kindle
Joan Trumpauer Mulholland grew up in Virginia in the 1950s and witnessed the injustice of segregation firsthand. As a teenager, she joined the Civil Rights Movement, attending demonstrations and sit-ins. Because of her passionate belief in the cause, she was involved in several important and historically significant events, includingThe Freedom Rides of 1961The Woolworth’s lunch counter sit-ins in Jackson, Mississippi, in 1963The March on Washington with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in 1963The Selma to Montgomery March in 1965Joan says, Anyone can make a difference. It doesn’t matter how old or young you are. Find a problem, get some friends together, and go fix it. Remember, you don’t have to change the world … just change your world.Filled with original photography, images of historical documents, and breathtaking artwork, She Stood for Freedom is a celebration of the effect a single life can have on the world.