Natchez Women of the NAACP

A group of women from the Natchez NAACP organized to influence other black women suspected of being informers to white business leaders during the boycott. This work made all community members accountable to the efforts of the Natchez movement.


Umoja, Akinyele Omowale. “‘We Will Shoot Back’: The Natchez Model and Paramilitary Organization in the Mississippi Freedom Movement.”Journal of Black Studies, Vol. 32, No. 3 (Jan., 2002), pp. 271-294.