Women role in the civil rights movement (blacks) ::
Women actively participated in this movement they demanded for ending the segregation in schools and in buses ,publicplaces etc., they were inspired by tDr.MARTIN LUTHER KING's speech "I HAVE A DREAM" . Women felt that their voice was not being heard even within the movement which was dominated by men. In fact no woman w as s allowed to speak inthe famous Washington March. They felt that women needed to assert themselves for equality of women .