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What was the goal of the many young college-aged students engaged in the activities of "Freedom Summer" (1964)?


By camping out in Washington D.C., they hoped to pressure Congress into passing the Civil Rights Bill.


By serving on pro-civil rights congressional candidates' campaigns, they hoped to get many candidates elected to Congress that November.


By riding interstate buses, they hoped to influence the desegregation of public transportation systems.


By canvassing the South, they hoped to register Southern blacks to vote in order to bring change to the region.


To end the college deferment within the military draft, a privilege many minority groups could not take advantange of.

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