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freedom ride

noun
1.
(especially in the 1960s) a bus trip made to parts of the southern U.S. by persons engaging in efforts to integrate racially segregated public facilities.
Also, Freedom Ride.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65, Americanism
Related forms
freedom rider, noun
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