Scottsboro Boys Part I. 1931-- Alabama. Some boys (black and white) hitched a ride on a train. They were looking for work. A fight broke out and the white boys were shoved off the train. When the train arrived at the next station, the 9 black boys were arrested.
What do you think they were arrested for?
Victoria Price and Ruby
Left: Ruby Bates & Victoria Price in 1931
Do you think their trial was fair?
What do you predict the Alabama courts will do next?
Why did Ruby Bates change her story?
3 times” -- Norris