Fred Shuttlesworth dies at 89; hard-charging civil rights figure
Fred Shuttlesworth was the last of the civil rights movement’s ‘Big Three.’ With the Revs. Martin Luther King Jr. and Ralph David Abernathy, he founded the Southern Christian Leadership Conference in 1957.

Fred Shuttlesworth dies at 89; hard-charging civil rights figure

Fred Shuttlesworth was the last of the civil rights movement’s ‘Big Three.’ With the Revs. Martin Luther King Jr. and Ralph David Abernathy, he founded the Southern Christian Leadership Conference in 1957.