Robert Russa Moton Museum: Where a teenage civil rights hero challenged segregation

More than a half-century after leading a student protest, Barbara Johns was included in Virginia

If you make a purchase through an affiliate link, we may receive a commission. Read our disclosure policy here. We all know the civil rights giants. Martin, Rosa, and Malcolm don’t even require a last name. But here’s one you’ve probably never heard of: Barbara Johns. The 15 year-old Virginia high school student launched a […]