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How does this also relate to a school setting, with the students involved in the sit-in?
Sit-in movement, nonviolent movement of the U.S.
era that began in
, North Carolina, in 1960.
The sit-in, an act of
, was a tactic that aroused sympathy for the demonstrators among moderates and uninvolved individuals.
(later joined by white activists), usually students, would go to segregated lunch counters (luncheonettes), sit in all available spaces, request service, and then refuse to leave when denied service because of their race.