Rev. Fred Shuttlesworth (center) and Freedom Riders discuss plans at Birmingham Greyhound Terminal after drivers refused to carry them farther. The day before this meeting one of the buses was bombed in Anniston and passengers on a second bus were beaten in Birmingham. Later, the riders caught a plane out of Birmingham to New Orleans.

Rev. Fred Shuttlesworth (center) and Freedom Riders discuss plans at Birmingham Greyhound Terminal after drivers refused to carry them farther. The day before this meeting one of the buses was bombed in Anniston and passengers on a second bus were beaten in Birmingham. Later, the riders caught a plane out of Birmingham to New Orleans.

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Posted on Monday, 6 May
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