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Congress of Racial Equality

Location: New York, New York, United States

Duration: 1942 - current (Africa solidarity work 1953 - first half of the 1960s)

The Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) was founded in 1942 as a civil rights organization in Chicago, Illinois. At some time CORE moved its office to New York, New York. CORE was one of the "Big Four" civil rights organizations, along with the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC), the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee...
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