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Operation Breadbasket

Campaign begun in 1962 by the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) to improve the economic status of African Americans by boycotting white-owned and-operated businesses that did not employ or buy products made by African Americans.

Philadelphia minister Leon Sullivan is often credited ...

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