Mamie Till is the mother of Emmett Till, a young boy who was lost due to racial violence after being accused of inappropriate communication with a white woman. She made sure his story was heard so the world would know about the mistreatment of Black people.
C for Claudette Colvin
Claudette Colvin is a Civil Rights Activist that was arrested at the age of 15 for refusing to give up her seat on the bus months before Rosa Parks. Because she was so young and her arrest was violent as she bit an officer during the arrest she had little support and coverage.