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Congolese win independence from the Belgian Empire, 1959-60

Timing Time period notes:  African Colonial Independence Campaign May ...

Case Study - Anonymous - 02/02/2015 - 09:52

International team campaigns against nuclear testing in Africa (Sahara Protest) 1959-1960

Timing Time period notes:  Although there was much organizing against the tests in Africa prior to December 6, 1959, that date marked the first action by the ...

Case Study - Anonymous - 02/02/2015 - 09:52

Dominican activists challenge Rafael Trujillo’s dictatorship (Fourteenth of June Movement), 1959-1960

Timing Time period notes:  The campaign lasted about a year and a half. It began to disintegrate after the arrest and murder of its leaders. ...

Case Study - Georgetown - 02/02/2015 - 09:52

Fayette County, TN, African Americans form tent city for U.S. voting rights, 1960-1962

U.S. Civil Rights Movement (1950s-1960s) Timing June 1959 ...

Case Study - Anonymous - 02/02/2015 - 09:52

CORE activists practice nonviolent action at Miami lunch counters, 1959

U.S. Civil Rights Movement (1950s-1960s) Timing 5 September 1959 ...

Case Study - Anonymous - 02/02/2015 - 09:52

African Americans campaign for reopening of public schools in Prince Edward County, Farmville, VA, 1959-1964

U.S. Civil Rights Movement (1950s-1960s) Timing 1959 ...

Case Study - Anonymous - 02/02/2015 - 09:51

Japanese protest security treaty with U.S. and unseat Prime Minister, 1959-1960

Timing March 28, 1959 to:  ...

Case Study - Anonymous - 02/02/2015 - 09:51

Austin, TX, U.S. students sit-in for desegregated lunch counters (Austin Movement), 1959-1961

U.S. Civil Rights Movement (1950s-1960s) Timing Time period notes:  There were scattered ...

Case Study - PEAC071 - 09/01/2013 - 18:01

Fijian oil industry workers strike for higher wages and benefits, 1959

Timing December 7, 1959 to:  ...

Case Study - admin - 07/17/2013 - 16:24

French citizens campaign to close five concentration camps for North Africans, 1959-60

Timing Time period notes:  The campaign consisted of a number of major protests that lasted about a day throughout this time period. ...

Case Study - PEAC071 - 11/15/2015 - 21:29