On May 28, 1956, an event occurred on the Tallahassee campus of Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) that fused an educator and religious leader, his teachings on nonviolence, a detestable act of racial discrimination, and the passion of well-prepared university students into a crusade for social change.
Rivers, Larry O.
""A New Social Awakening": James Hudson, Florida A. & M. University's Religious Life Program, and the 1956 Tallahassee Bus Boycott,"
Florida Historical Quarterly: Vol. 95:
3, Article 4.
Available at: https://stars.library.ucf.edu/fhq/vol95/iss3/4