History of Protest

There are both historical and ongoing connections between the movement for racial justice and other social movements. This guide highlights the historical connection between the racial justice movement and the fight for a broad range of human rights.

Disability Rights and Racial Justice

Bradley Lomax and Judith Heumann are both seated in wheelchairs. Bradley was a Black Panther with MS and disability rights activist   

Photo credit: HolLynn D’Lil. Bradley Lomax, center, next to activist Judy Heumann at a rally in 1977 at Lafayette Square in Washington. Bradl was a Black Panther with MS and a disability rights activist.

Books on Disability Rights, Protest, and Racial Justice

Resistance and Hope: Essays by Disabled People by Alice Wong. Disability Visibility Project, 2018, www.smashwords.com/books/view/899911

Videos about Disability Rights, Protest, and Racial Justice

Websites about Disability Rights, Protest, and Racial Justice