Sit-ins sentence example
- James Farmer became National Director of the Congress of Racial Equality in 1953 and he helped organize student sit-ins during 1961.
- He led mass sit-ins in 1961 that brought him a two-month prison sentence, which was reduced to seven days on health grounds.
- In January, the Anonymous Digital Coalition issued a plan for virtual sit-ins on five web sites of Mexico City financial corporations.
- The 1969 political unrest gave way to sit-ins and teach-ins around the country as students and other individuals took part in the grassroots effort to raise awareness of many issues they found important.