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The author wrote a tender essay about a child’s view of being a witness to the Greensboro Sit-in at Woolworth's lunch counter.
The author tells of the Bennett College women who joined in the Woolworth Lunch counter sit-ins and continued to picket and march for equality. Dr. Esther Terry, who had taken part in the movement said “Bennett taught me that a meaningful education came with a responsibility, not only to recognize injustice, but to act against it.’
The author talks about the four black men who performed the sit-in at Woolworth’s lunch counter in Greensboro, NC, which led to six months of lunch counter protests across the South and the end of racial segregation in restaurants.
The author talks about the motivations of the four black men who performed the sit-in at Woolworth's lunch counter in Greensboro, NC and growing non-violent movement for justice and civil rights that came after.