FBI Vault

1 Sep

The FOIA FBI files on Civil Rights add an interesting primary source to supplement texts. I taught them in an African American Literature course last spring, and students were astonished by them.

They are available here:

The online Martin Luther King files were incomplete, but they are available on microfilm at some libraries; the Malcolm X files and the Betty Shabazz files were very good. There are several categories spanning all different subjects.


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