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on Apr 15, 2011
Last updated: 04/24/11 at 07:02 PM
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Is where it stops the discrimaination so people of any race can buy a home. Now any american can buy a home.
MArtin Luther king Jr. was murdered on april 4 1968 outside a motel in Mephis Tennessee. This upsetted many people in America.
44 people were massacred over African AMercians joinging.
Was the first African American to serve in the Supreme Court. Also he was a jurist.
Black Panther Party was an African American revolutionary leftist. It was active from 1966 till 1982 in America.
is a landmark piece of national legislation in the United States that outlawed discriminitory voting practices. The act prohibits any voting qualification and everyone is equal.
Malcolm x was murdered in New york city.
That marked the emotional and political peak of the American civil rights peak. They grew out of voting rights in Selma Alabama.
prohibits both Congress and the States from conditioning the right to vote on payment of taxes.
Was a piece of legislation that stoped descrimination of ethnic backround. It also ended unequal voting.
was an event that tried to get as many African Amercian voters as possible. Which at that time almost completely excluded black voters.
Stubent Nonvialent Coordinating Commitee was also a major rrole in the Amercian civil rights act. SNCC had many supporters from the north.
was a march in Washington D.C. were over 250,000 people marched and is also were Martin Luther King gave his i have a dream speech.
Civil rights activists that rode interstate buses into the segregated southern United States to test United States supreme court desicion boyton v virginia.
Was a decision by the supreme court of the United States. It overturned a judgement convicting an African American for trespassing by being in a restuaurant in a bus terminal that was only for whites.
Is an American civil rights organization. And has a huge role in the civil rights movement.
Blacks who were segregated in little Rock and whites boycotted. Security was very strong and death threats went to alot of the blacks.
Emmit till was an African AMerican boy from chigaco illinois. He was muredered at the age of 14 for flirting with a white girl in Missippi.
was a protest in montgomery Albama. Which eventually made Blacks sit werever they wanted on the bus.
Brown was wanting whites and blacks to go to the same school. Which made whites protest.
The group that promoted non violence in effort to help stop segreagation. The group had influences from the book War Without Violence.
Was created Wallace D. Fard Muhammad. He set out to improve spiritual, mental, Social, and economic condition of the black men and women of America.
was created in Charelston and then went around the world. W E Deboios helped out with it.
Is a landmark Supreme Court requiring States to have racial segregation.
is a coeducational research college located in oxford Mississippi. And is the third largest University in the state.