Dallas has many Civil Rights Activists that all worked to the common goal of equality and harmony. Here are just a few of the many people that have made a difference in the Dallas community.
Juanita J. Craft
Juanita Craft was an American activist and politician. Craft was an activist in the civil rights movement and also served as a member of the Dallas City Council in Texas.
A. Maceo Smith
Antonio Maceo Smith was a pioneer civil rights leader in Dallas whose years of activism with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and other civil rights and community groups led Texans to dub him “Mr. Civil Rights” and “Mr. Organization”.