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Some action against segregation had been in the works for some time before Rosa Parks' arrest, under the leadership of E.D.

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From E. D. Nixon The Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project
and Career of a Social Movement,” in The Waking City, ed. David J. Garrow [ Brooklyn, N.
From E. D. Nixon The Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project
Finding Aid for the Nixon Family Collection
Milhous, Francis Donald, and Arthur Burdg (youngest son Edward Calvert was born in Whittier).
Jul 23, 2007 Montgomery, Alabama successfully protested against the Southern system of racism and segregation, E.D.

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Montgomery schools welcome students
Children and parents welcome students to ED Nixon Elementary School on Monday. See more school photos at Families came streaming up sidewalks.
VCU's Nixon signs with team in Macedonia
Ed Nixon, a recently graduated member of VCU's basketball team, has signed a contract to play with Feni Indistrija, a team in Macedonia. "I'm truly grateful for the chance to play overseas," Nixon said.
MPS truancy pilot program may expand
Two of those schools -- Davis and ED Nixon elementary schools -- reported a significant decrease in the number of unexcused absences. The third, Bellingrath Middle School, showed an increase.
Ex-Rams star Rodriguez will play in Turkey
Rodriguez is the third member of VCU's Final Four team to sign professionally. Forward Jamie Skeen will play in France and guard Ed Nixon will play in Macedonia.
Richard Nixon's brother plays the prez
Banking on the family look and certain mannerisms, including the double victory signs, Ed Nixon charmed the East Room crowd of nearly 200 – children, their parents and others – with soft-spoken stories of the president.

Suggested Web Resources

Edgar Nixon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
E.D. Nixon
Jun 7, 2005 Featuring interviews of Rosa Parks, E.D. Nixon, Virginia Durr, Fred E.
Edgar Nixon
Edgar Daniel Nixon was born in Montgomery, Alabama on 12th July, 1899.
Encyclopedia of Alabama: E. D. Nixon
Sep 19, 2007 E. D. Nixon (1899-1987) was a long-time leader of the civil rights movement in Alabama.
Nixon, Edgar Daniel (1899-1987)
Union leader and civil rights advocate E. D. Nixon helped launch the Montgomery bus boycott, the event that propelled Martin Luther King, Jr.

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