Your first journal entry needs to include your character’s name, age, family, and why they are passionate about being a Civil Rights Activist (a person who campaigns to bring about political or social change). Select one quote from the list below and explain what it means to you as an activist in the movement. Your entry must be in paragraph format and fill up an entire page.
Quotes to Choose From:
•“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead
•“You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.” – Rosa Parks
•“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.” –Martin Luther King, Jr.