Charles Evers, Civil Rights Leader and a Century of Civil Rights Progress

Martin Luther King, Robert Kennedy and Charles Evers

The Evers family was well known in the 1960’s because Medgar Evers, a well known American civil rights activist was assassinated by a white supremacist on June 12, 1963. At the time, racial segregation issues were in the news frequently. Most of the racial protests were held in the old…