A Freedom Rider Recounts Hidden Civil Rights History, Recalls “The Little People”

February 26, 2014, MAYWOOD || By Michael Romain “If I could do it, I’d make room for all the little people up here today on whose shoulders we stand,” said Thomas Armstrong, a former civil rights activist and co-author (with Natalie Bell) of his memoir Autobiography of a Freedom Rider. He was speaking at the Maywood Public Library last Saturday in front of a hushed … Continue reading A Freedom Rider Recounts Hidden Civil Rights History, Recalls “The Little People”