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Phase Two - Retrenchment and Redirection - 1951

Ruby Blackburn establishes the Georgia League of Negro Women Voters. Her To Improve Conditions (TIC) Club was instrumental in rallying African American women to register to vote and placed many black women in jobs as clerks in chain stores in Atlanta.

A group of black Atlantans files a law suit to have the city’s golf courses desegregated. There is opposition.