Articles, news, campaigns and events about Freedom Ride
Jan 20, 2014, 8:33am Lucas Johnson
Over the past few months, I’ve had the privilege of working with many outstanding young activists who represent the next generation of global nonviolence leaders. We’ve stood together in cities near and far — from Greensboro to...
Jan 16, 2014, 4:14pm Lucas Johnson
Everyone who took part in last month’s 21st Century Freedom Ride has been impacted by what Michelle Alexander, author of The New Jim Crow, describes as an elaborate system of racial control.Driving through the beautiful states of North Carolina...
Nov 26, 2013, 2:16pm Lucas Johnson
More than 70 years after sparking the Freedom Ride movement, the Fellowship of Reconciliation invites you to join us for along the route of a modern-day Freedom Ride in North Carolina and Tennessee next month. You will learn firsthand from civil...
Nov 11, 2013, 6:42pm Ethan Vesely-Flad
Nov 11, 2013, 6:40pm Ethan Vesely-Flad
Nov 11, 2013, 6:37pm Ethan Vesely-Flad
Nov 11, 2013, 6:32pm Ethan Vesely-Flad
Feb 29, 2012, 12:58pm Ethan Vesely-Flad
Jul 1, 2011, 1:01pm Mark Johnson
Is freedom really free?Some view the beginning of this month as time to recognize our country’s fight to obtain its independence, and/or for time off to enjoy barbecue and lemonade. The general thought is that freedom must still be fought...