The March Against Fear by
Call Number: 323.1196 BAU
In 1966, an African American man named James Meredith set out to walk through his home state of Mississippi, intending to fight racism and fear with his feet. But two days into his journey, Meredith was shot and wounded in a roadside attack. Within twenty-four hours, Martin Luther King, Jr., Stokely Carmichael, and other civil rights leaders had taken up Meredith's cause.