(SNCC) were a committee of students all over the nation who participated in these sit ins.Some big names were Stokely Carmichael and Fannie Lou Hamer. They impacted the invent with their persistence of peaceful protesting, today they leave an impact on society by showing that peaceful protest such as sit ins can change society.
Participants in these sit ins would eventually be met with violence and police brutality and even assault from white customers
This video shows how the other customers attacked the peaceful protesters because they didn't know what else to do.(Start at 45 seconds)