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The Rise of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Date : 10/01/2004

Clip Length : 00:02:28

Shortly after the Supreme Court decision on Montgomery, NBC reporter Martin Agronsky sat down with Dr. Martin Luther King, jr. to discuss the Civil Rights movement and non-violent resistance.

The Rise of Martin Luther King, Jr.
MLK at the End of the Montgomery Bus Boycott

Date : 10/01/2004

Clip Length : 00:00:49

Martin Luther King, Jr. is interviewed shortly after the end of the Bus Boycott in Montgomery, Alabama. King emphasizes the importance of non-violent protest.

MLK at the End of the Montgomery Bus Boycott
Sarah Keyes Speaks About Segregated Buses

Date : 12/18/1955

Clip Length : 00:02:49

In 1952, Sarah Keyes served as a private in the Women's Army Corps. When she entered a bus to visit her parents in North Carolina, she was told to sit in the back of bus. She refused and was arrested.

Sarah Keyes Speaks About Segregated Buses
A Look at Segregated Busing

Date : 12/18/1955

Clip Length : 00:01:52

NBC's Chet Huntley reports on the aftermath of Rosa Park's refusal to sit in the back of the bus. Because police fined her, most African-Americans in Montgomery boycotted city buses.

A Look at Segregated Busing
The Significance of Rosa Parks' Simple Act

Date : 02/24/1992

Clip Length : 00:03:57

NBC's Jamie Gangel talks to Rosa Parks about her new book. Parks reflects on the day in 1955 when she refused to give up her seat on a bus to white passengers, which ultimately led to her arrest.

The Significance of Rosa Parks' Simple Act
Rosa Parks: In Her Own Words

Date : 07/24/1995

Clip Length : 00:02:07

Rosa Parks, at 82 years old, talks about her refusal to give up her seat on a bus to white passengers.

Rosa Parks: In Her Own Words
Rosa Parks' Arrest Sparks Boycott

Date : 10/01/2004

Clip Length : 00:01:52

NBC's Lester Holt revisits the story of Rosa Parks who was prepared to go to jail and fight for her rights, when she was denied a seat on the bus. Within days of her arrest Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. called on black citizens to boycott public busses until demands for equal treatment were met.

Rosa Parks' Arrest Sparks Boycott
Montgomery Bus Boycott's Effect on Blacks

Date : 10/01/2004

Clip Length : 00:01:13

The city of Montgomery, Alabama suffers when African American citizens boycott the city buses, in response to the arrest of Rosa Parks for refusing to give up her seat to white passengers.

Montgomery Bus Boycott's Effect on Blacks
Emmett Till's Mother Speaks

Date : 07/03/1985

Clip Length : 00:02:48

NBC's Bryant Gumbel interviews Emmett Till's mother, Mamie Mobley, about her son's legacy.

Emmett Till's Mother Speaks
The Story of Emmett Till

Date : 01/20/2003

Clip Length : 00:02:33

NBC Narrator Rosalind Jordan looks back at the story of Emmett Till, who was 14 when he left Chicago to visit his family in the segregated South. Two white men accused Till of making a pass at Bryant's wife, Carolyn, and Till was brutally murdered.

The Story of Emmett Till
Emmett Till Case Re-Opened

Date : 02/27/2007

Clip Length : 00:01:39

The U.S. Department of Justice takes another look at the Emmett Till case, in which a fourteen-year old African American boy was brutally murdered by two white men in Mississippi.

Emmett Till Case Re-Opened
30th Anniversary of Emmett Till's Death

Date : 07/03/1985

Clip Length : 00:03:44

On the 30th Anniversary of Emmett Till's death, NBC News Rich Samuels looks back at the story of a young boy who was murdered by two white men who were acquitted of the crime.

30th Anniversary of Emmett Till's Death
Beyond the Big Names of the Civil Rights Movement

Date : 01/07/2007

Clip Length : 00:03:44

Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X are the best known names in the Civil Rights movement, but their were many more largely unknown people vital to the movement.

Beyond the Big Names of the Civil Rights Movement

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