Tag: By Charles Euchner
Charles Euchner: Righteous and Open For All To See: The Civil Rights Movement and FBI InformantsSeptember 2010
The author of this post attempts to humanize Ernest Withers, the FBI informant and civil rights photographer from the nineteen sixties, in the wake of the recent Memphis Commercial Appeal story.
Charles Euchner: Excerpt: Roy Wilkins’s Reluctant Tribute to W.E.B. Du BoisAugust 2010
In this excerpt, Roy Wilkins, a civil rights activist determined to live within the system, struggles to announce the death of W.E.B. Du Bois at the 1963 March on Washington.