Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee


Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee] (abbr SNCC)
one of the active ↑African American organizations during the ↑civil rights movement. It was begun in 1960 by black and white students in Raleigh, ↑North Carolina. SNCC was against the use of violence until Stokely Carmichael became its leader in 1966. It ended three years later.

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