Orval Faubus was the Democratic Governor of Arkansas from 1955 to 1967, famously known for his vigorous stand against the desegregation of Little Rock Central High School in 1957. In 1957, Governor Faubus deployed National Guardsmen to block Supreme Court-ordered school integration.
Lester Maddox was an American politician who served as the 75th Governor of the U.S. state of Georgia from 1967 to 1971.
George Wallace was an American politician and the 45th Governor of Alabama, having served two nonconsecutive terms and two consecutive terms as a Democrat
The cvil rights acts is a landmark civil rights and US labor law in the United States that outlaws discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.
Affirmative action or policy favoring those who tend to suffer from discrimination, especially in relation to employment or education; positive discrimination.
Billy Graham is an American evangelical Christian evangelist, ordained as a Southern Baptist minister, who rose to celebrity status in 1949 reaching a core constituency of middle-class, moderately conservative Protestants.