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“The American Journal” Oxford Journal.com n.p.n.d. Web 28 Oct 2013

This article told us that every day the number of participants in the sit-ins grew larger. By the fifth day they had over one thousand people involved in the protest.


"Black Agenda Radio Commentaries." Black Agenda Radio Commentaries. N.p., n.d. Web. 16 Oct. 2013.

This is a radio channel that was talking about the event.


"Black News, Opinion, Politics and Culture - The Root." The Root. N.p., 16 Oct. 2013. Web. 16

Oct. 2013.

This an article on the anniversary of the event.
Freedom Struggle” American History.com n.p.n.d. Web 28 Oct. 2013

Hundreds of students, civil rights organizations, churches, and members of the community joined in the six-month long protest.


"Greensboro Four." Greensboro Four. N.p., n.d. Web. 02 Oct. 2013.

This website tells that the four African-Americans who organized the sit-in were students at North Carolina A&T State University.


"Greensboro sit-in." Encyclopædia Britannica. Encyclopædia Britannica Online. Encyclopædia Britannica Inc., 2013. Web. 30 Sep. 2013.

This website gives basic background information such as when it happened, who was involved, and other background details.
"The Greensboro Sit-Ins." North Carolina History. N.p., n.d. Web. 02 Oct. 2013.

This website gives a summary of the “sit-in” protest. It tells how the students were denied their order because of their color, and how they waited all day, and how they were not going to stop their protest until they were served what they wanted.


“The Greensboro Sit-ins” NYU.edu n.p.n.d Web 28 Oct. 2013

This article told us that they could have been issued a trespassing warrant but the store owner decided to keep the issue low key but he was unsuccessful.


"Greensboro Sit-In and the Sit-In Movement." History.com. A&E Television Networks, n.d. Web. 02 Oct. 2013.

This website tells us that the “sit-in” took place at “Woolworths lunch counter” in Greensboro, North Carolina.


Greensboro sit-ins” North Carolina History.org n.p. n.d Web 28 Oct. 2013

The first sit-in at Woolworth’s lunch counter was actually planned beforehand by the four college students after hearing about other peaceful protests.


"Home Page." Home Page. N.p., n.d. Web. 16 Oct. 2013.

This tells who was engaged in the sit-in.


Kansky, Melissa, and Caitlin O'Donnell. "The Sit-Ins | Greensboro Sit- Ins." Greensboro SitIns. N.p., Nov. 2010. Web. 02 Oct. 2013.

This website talks about how business went down for Woolworth’s because of the protests and how eventually Woolworth integrated the lunch counter.


"North Carolina History Project : Encyclopedia." North Carolina History Project : Encyclopedia. N.p., n.d. Web. 16 Oct. 2013.

This is a site that tells about what happened at Woolworth’s at the time.


"Sit-ins: Greensboro, N.C." Sit-ins: Greensboro, N.C. N.p., n.d. Web. 02 Oct. 2013.

This source talks about how the sit-in influenced others, and how more people participated in sit-in number two at Woolworth’s.


"Greensboro 1960." Greensboro 1960. N.p., n.d. Web. 02 Oct. 2013.

This website tells us how the four students that organized the sit-in followed in Martin Luther King Jr.’s footsteps by doing a non-violent protest.


The Sit-ins and Freedom Rides” Greenwood.com Web 28 Oct. 2013

This article gives us multiple interviews with the Greensboro four.


The sit-in movement” US history.com n.p n.d Web 28 Oct. 2013

This article gives us a picture of a newspaper that tells about the students that participated in the non-violent movements. The article tells about the beginnings of the sit-ins at a lunch counter in Greensboro, North Carolina.


Thanks to Franklin McCain – Charlotte’s ‘Greensboro Four’ civil rights hero

CLCLT.com n.p n.d. Web 28 Oct. 2013

This article tells us that one of the Greensboro Four never stopped fighting for human rights and was in the U.S. government fighting for the people for many years.


When the Walls of Segregation Toppled.” N.p. n.d Web 28 Oct. 2013

This article gives us a biography of one of the four kids who started the sit-ins.


"Www.watson.org." Www.watson.org. N.p., n.d. Web. 16 Oct. 2013.

This article is about what was going on at the event.


1963 Timeline” n.p n.d Web 28 Oct. 2013

This article gives a good timeline of things and events that happened in 1963 during the Greensboro sit-ins.


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