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suburbs

residential areas around cities

baby boom

period in history where so many children were born was known as this

why is the cold war caled the cold war

It was mainly fought with words and diplomancy

The realations bettween the united states and the soviet union grew after world war II. This hospitality was called the

cold war

june 25 1950 north korea invaded south korea hopping to make one unified communist country instead what broke out?

The korea war

the Minimum Foundation Program For education act

this lengthened the school year to nine months and raised standards for buildings, equipment, transportation ans school ciriculum

one person one vote concept

that every citizens vote should be equal to every other citizens vote vote no matter where the person lived

reapportion

votting districs that the general assembly had to ensure districs of equal populations sizes

sit-in

is a type of domenstration where people eneter a public buiding and refuse to leave until they they are served or there demands are met

southern christian leadersghip conference

a group Mahatma Gandhi from the year befor

student non-violent coordinating comitee

Organizaation set up to test the ruling by sitting in the whites only waiting room at the cityies bus statiobn

watergate

a politicle scandal in wich the nixion administration was accused of abuse of power

vietnam war

a war in which the united states helped the government of south vietnam in its struggle with the communist government of north vietnam

civil rights act of 1964

federal legislation that refused federal funds to any school system that did not end segregation; the legislation also made racial discrimination in public places illegal

title Ix

Federal legislation that prohibited discrimination inn education whether in academics or athletics

National woman's politicle caucus

an organization to prmote womans issues

national organization for women

an organization that was formed to work for the economic and legal rights of women

national school luch act

legislation introduced by georgia senetor richard B. Russle in 1946 that outlined a program to ensure that schoolchildren recieved nutrisous lunches

brown VS board of education

a u.s sepreme court case in which the court declared that the seperate but equal schools were unconstitutional

votting rights act of 11965

federal legislation that enforced equal votting rights amoung all races

metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA)

a special purpose district in metropolitan Atlanta that operates the bus and rail system

womans rights movement

an effprt by women to change the way women viewed themseleves and their contribuitions

affirmative aaction program

a program designed to provide work and education oportunites for women and minorities

wqual rights admendment

a proposed amendment to the u.s constitution to ensure equal rights for women; the admendment failed to get the required votes

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