On March 7th, 1965, Martin Luther King Jr. lead hundreds of nonviolent demonstrators on a march to Montgomery, Alabama in an effort to obtain equal voting rights for African Americans.
On June 5, 1989, a man stood in front of a line of tanks the morning after the Chinese military forcibly removed protesters from in and around Tiananmen Square. The photograph of the event is widely considered to be one of the most iconic images of the 20th century.
On November 9, 1989, the Berlin Wall was inundated with people from both sides. They began to chip away at the wall and when it tumbled down, so did an era once defined by political and social oppression.
History is made by people like you, risking everything and stepping in. If you think you would’ve taken a stand against injustice in the past, prove it and Be Here Now.
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