115 results found for: subject:"Civil rights movement--United States"

Gallery view

1990 July

Alternatives 90: together tearing down the walls

Pittsburgh (Pa.) - Gathering of former mental patients in Pittsburgh, Pa. as part of a five-day conference.

White Light Communications Collection

1990 Feb. 14

Millett, Kate

Kate Millett: disease of the imagination the myth of mental illness 15

Burlington (Vt.) - Presentation by Kate Millett at the University of Vermont. Part of the show Psychiatric Survivors, a show produced entirely by people who had been in psychiatric institutions.

White Light Communications Collection

1990 Mar. 13

Human Services Coalition demonstration 22

Montpelier (Vt.) - Demonstration at the Vermont Statehouse.

White Light Communications Collection

1964 Apr. 18

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Martin Luther King Jr. rally at the Fieldston School: Martin Luther King Jr. speaking

Riverdale (New York, N.Y.) - From a series of photographs labeled "M.L. King Rally - Fieldston"

Peter Simon Collection

1964 Apr. 18

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Martin Luther King Jr. rally at the Fieldston School: Martin Luther King Jr. speaking

Riverdale (New York, N.Y.) - From a series of photographs labeled "M.L. King Rally - Fieldston"

Peter Simon Collection

1964 Apr. 18

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Martin Luther King Jr. rally at the Fieldston School: Martin Luther King Jr. speaking

Riverdale (New York, N.Y.) - From a series of photographs labeled "M.L. King Rally - Fieldston"

Peter Simon Collection

1964 Apr. 18

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Martin Luther King, Jr., addressing the audience at a rally at the Fieldston School

New York (N.Y.) - From a series of images pulled by Peter Simon for publication.

Peter Simon Collection

1964 Apr. 18

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Martin Luther King, Jr., addressing the audience at a rally at the Fieldston School

New York (N.Y.) - From a series of images pulled by Peter Simon for publication.

Peter Simon Collection

1997

Mouth magazine voice of the disability nation vol. 8 no. 3 September/October

Rochester (N.Y.) - Contains articles that discuss the importance of the Medicaid Community Attendant Services Act of 1997 (MI CASA), which ADAPT and other disability rights groups fought to get introduced to the House of Representatives. Some articles talk about the roadblocks that may be encountered in trying to get the bill passed.

Lucy Gwin Papers

1997

Mouth magazine the voice of disability rights vol. 7 no. 5 & 6 January/February/March

Rochester (N.Y.) - Contains articles that discuss political activism such as a protest held outside the U.S. Supreme Court in January 1997 by the disability rights group Not Dead Yet, protests and demands for action by ADAPT, and criticism about the independent living movement moving away from the philosophy on which the movement was founded.

Lucy Gwin Papers