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  1. Jimmie Lee Jackson
  2. August 1963
  3. Civil Rights Act of 1964
  4. Non- Violent Direct Action
  5. SNCC
  1. a I Have a Dream Speech
  2. b -a group established in 1960 to promote and use non-violent means to protest racial discrimination; they were the ones primarily responsible for creating the sit-in movement at Woolworths
  3. c Is a form of political activism which seeks immediate remedy for vilotion of laws that are unjust; can include such activities as strikes, sit-ins, demonstrations, marches, etc.
  4. d wanted to protect his mother from an attack during the Marion Night March, Jackson was killed, he inspired the March from Selma to Montgomery
  5. e outlawed discrimination on the basis of race, color, age, gender, religion, etc.; outlawed segregation in public places; created Equal Employment Opportunity Commission to enforce job discrimination ban; tried to improve cilcil rights in the community

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. was against black voting rights and banned the march from Selma to Montgomery that wanted black voting rights
  2. head of Tuskegee Institute in Alabama; offered and "uplift" program"; beilieved in self help and trade schools (like Tuskegee) to win the blacks respect and value and earn full rights
  3. 1st black to earn Ph.D. from Harvard, he met with 29 other professional black men and encouraged blacks to resist systems of segregation and discrimination,-this was called the Niagara Movement in 1905- he helped create NAACP in 1910
  4. state segregation laws in the South that separated whites and blacks in public places
  5. said hey to white woman.... was brutally murdered by two white men

5 True/False questions

  1. 1961Plessy v. Ferguson and separate but equal doctrine


  2. Black codesSouthern laws designed to restrict the rights of the newly freed black slaves;
    Spell out what rights former slaves did and did not have
    Force former slaves to work
    Segregate and disenfranchise African-Americans


  3. Hosea WilliamsSCLC colleague of King that co-led Selma to Montgomery march with John Lewis


  4. Plessy v. FergusonIn 1892 a shoemaker named Homer Plessy was arrested for sitting in a railroad car in Louisiana. It was for "white people only."- he brought this case to the supreme court and lost


  5. John Lewislong-time labor leader who organized and led the first important unskilled workers labor union, called in to represent union during sit-down strike LED THE MARCH FROM SELMA TO MONT. with Williams


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