Jump to content
Afrii Diaspora Dialogue
Build your website with Namecheap!

Ida B. Well: A Lifetime of Activism


Khamisi

As a young woman growing up during Reconstruction, Ida B. Wells experienced Jim Crow segregation when she was barred from travel on a train in the whites-only section. It was not until she observed the growing practice of violence toward African Americans that she began her crusade to stop lynching. This video shows Wells grow from school teacher to journalist to founding member of the NAACP.

Credit

A co-production of Quest Productions, Videoline Productions, and Thirteen/WNET New York.

Copyright

© 2002 Quest Productions, VideoLine Productions and Educational Broadcasting Corporation

From the category:

Jim Crow Era.

· 16 images
  • 16 images
  • 0 image comments


Recommended Comments

There are no comments to display.

Join the conversation

You are posting as a guest. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Add a comment...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

×
×
  • Create New...