James Meredith is a very known Africa america.The mainly thing he was known for was one of the first facts he did was to Graduate from university of MS in 1964. Next what he did a protest against racial violence in Mississippi on 1966 , he got shot in the march went to the hospital and came back before it was finish, now that is called brave right there.
Meredith continued his education at the union. He also went to Columbia in 1964-65. Later. he received a LL.b degree, and He joined a republican party and ran unsuccessful many times to get a congress seat in Mississippi. Finally In 1989 he bacame a member of the staff of North Carolina, also he is still living til this day.