1st black player to break the color barrier in 1945
WWII, The New Deal, Holocaust, Rose of the NAACP
4 greatest stimulus for getting rights for the blacks
started the civil rights movement when she refused to move to the back of the bus
bringing together of different races
_______ refused to integrate students in Litte Rock, Arkansas. ______ sent in Federal troops
group with both african american and white members
Southern christian leadership conference, Martin Luther King Jr
SCLA-____________ advocated non violent protests. _____ was the leader
____'s philosophy of peace very much infuenced Martin Luther King
_____'s idea of civil disobedience was well accepted by King
the most infuencuial of the student nonviolent coordinating committee
protesters simply sat down at segregated lunch counters or other public places
____ was the 1st black student to enroll at the Universtiy of ____.
____ refused to allow Meredith to enroll, ____ sent in troops to make sure meredith was safe
____, Alabama was one of the most prejudice places in America. King and 900 young people were arrested and placed in jail by a racist sheriff ______
became the 1st african american supreme court justice
______, the attourney general under JFK, began the civil rights movement for his brother
The march on Washington, "I have a dream"
________ took plave in 1963, 200,000 people marched on our capital, This is where Martin Lutehr King Jr. made his famous __________ speech
a tactic in wihich senators prevent a vote on a measure by taking the floor and refusing to stop talking
Mississippi, freedom summer
In 1964, 3 students were murdered in ____ trying to register blakcs to vote. This time was known as _____
Voting Rights Act
eliminated literacy tests to vote.
outlawed poll taxes
Nation of Islam
a very violent organization called black muslems
the man who founded the black muslems
a belief in a seperate identity and racial unity of the black community
3 members of the Nation of Islam assassinated ______
coined the work black power.
black panters, seale, newton
The militant violent group,_____, was organized by ____ and ____.
______, a ghetto area of LA, was the worst riot in the US
Kennedy was killed by _____
King was killed by _____ in ____, Tennessee
Robert F. Kennedy was assassinted in ___ by ______.
Kennedy ran on the anti-war, ____ platforms.
became the 1st black woman elected to congress