Erica Powell

Stories from Erica Powell

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

During the Long Sixties, the world saw a universal push for social change and for better treatment towards all. In multiple countries around the world, groups that had faced second hand treatment or limited rights fought for equality and progress. One of the most pivotal progressive events during this time was the American Civil Rights Movement. Led by political and religious leaders as well as student activists, the movement focused on integration, civil rights and overall equality for Black Americans. The U.S.