Our Story Series

Celebrating the actions of ordinary people doing extraordinary things, the Our Story video series highlights the unsung heroes and key moments of American civil rights history that brought positive change to our country within one single generation.


THE MONTGOMERY BUS BOYCOTT (The Birth of a Movement)


 

ROBERT GRAETZ, WHITE PASTOR OF BLACK CHURCH, KKK SURVIVOR


 

JIM PECK, WHITE FREEDOM RIDER BRUTALIZED


 

BAYARD RUSTIN, MARTIN LUTHER KING’S GAY CIVIL RIGHTS MASTERMIND


 

FRED SHUTTLESWORTH, COURAGEOUS OR CRAZY