Stokley Carmichael

Leader of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Comittee

The Trinidadian-American revolutionary activist in the Civil Rights Movement

Stokely at City College of New York, New York, December 3, 1968


Stokley was born on June 29, 1941. His parents were Adolphus Carmichael and Mabel R. Carmichael. He went to Howard University for college in 1960. In college he join the SNCC, which was one of the groups who set up he Freedom Riders


He was what made the whites in the South act more and be meaner, because h=they knew that their freedom was coming. The aftermath of the Civil Rights Movement made he paranoid and he always though he was being watched.


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