A Quaker Behind the Dream

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Charlie Walker and the Civil Rights Movement

by Brenda Walker Beadenkopf

In this narrative biography of her Quaker father, Charles Walker, author Brenda Walker Beadenkopf tells the story of her father’s involvement with the civil rights movement of the 1950s and 60s. Walker became a key trainer and writer of training materials for the civil rights movement and a steadfast supporter of Dr. Martin Luther King’s nonviolent campaign. This book provides a unique inside view of the training and support that took place behind the headlines.

Read more about Charles Coates Walker on www.Wikipedia.com.

For more information, go to brendabeadenkopf.com, or email Brenda at brendabeaden@gmail.com.

“Mr. Charles C. Walker … has been close to developments in the struggle for racial justice ever since I first met him in Montgomery in early 1956.” – Martin Luther King Jr.