Riots of Ole Miss
Updated: 6/17/2020
Riots of Ole Miss
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For class.

Storyboard Text

  • The Ole Miss riots1962Missouri
  • Back up everyone!
  • YOU CAN'T LET HIM ON OUR CAMPUS!
  • The Riots of Ole Miss were fought between US forces, and segregationists.
  • Rocks were thrown at the new man on campus!
  • The Riots of Ole Miss were fought because the school had recently accepted an African American man named James Meridth's request to join their school.
  • Mr Meridith was accompanied by armed police/military due to the threats placed on him.
  • The Ole Miss football field was filled with members of the military always on standby during the 1962-1963 school year.
  • Riots broke out. They resulted in 2 deaths and 300 injured.
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