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Arts and Humanities
History of Africa
The Black Civil Rights Movement
Terms in this set (32)
protests taking place immediatly
Greensborough Sitin protestors recieved what
Food thrown at them, violence, punching, kicking
Student Non-violent Coordinating Committe
Congress Of Racial Equality
What happened to the Freedom buses at Anniston
They were bombed
What was the name of the chief of police that gave his forces the day off on the bombing
Eugene 'Bull' O'Conner
What did James Meredith do
First black student to go to Mississpi university
Martin Luther King established SCLC(?)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Why was MLK such an inspirational leader?
Cared about his cause
Why did the black civil rights movement target Birmingham?
Recent racial bombings and very strongly segregated
Confrontation, aimed to get media attention
What happened to King during Birmingham March?
He was put in jail and wrote a book
What group of people was used to protest at the Birmingham march?
Police brutalty towards black people converted which person
12/05 civil rights were graned to Black Americans living in Birmingham, give some examples
Segregation in cafes
Segregation in transport
the white people of Birmingham bombed were after Black Americans were given civil rights?
2 reasons for washington march
Bring all different protests together
Death of Medgar Evans
How many people cam to the washington march?
Why did the Washington March give hope to Black civil rights?
White people joined the protests
Size of the event
Kennedy was there supporting it
What was MLK's famous speech at the Washington march?
'I have a dream...'
Why did black pressure groups criticise the washington march?
Wanted black dominance rather than equality
How did President Kennedy assist the civil rights movement? (4 reasons)
Appointed his brother as court attorney, so he could pass laws.
Wanted voting rights passed.
Helped James Meredith enroll.
Sent federal troops to help at protests.
How could Kennedys support be doubted
Was very slow, he didn't pass any acts himself
Who took over as Presidnet after Kennedys assasination?
Key terms of the 1964 civil rights act
Desegregation in education, work and public places
Federal people would make sure this is kept true
1965 Voting Rights act was passed after a march from Birmingham to...
What happened on bloody Sunday?
Massacre at Edmund Pettus Bridge
Main term of the 1965 Voting Rights act
Black people allowed to vote if the could pass a national literacy test
What were the main ideas of Malcom X and the Nation of Islam
Black and white should be seperate, black dominance, fight violence with violence
Which city had the worst race riots
Watts districty in Los Angeles
What was meant by 'Black Power' phrase used by Stokely Carmichael
Black strength and takeover
Who set up the black Panthers
Huey Newton and Bobby Seale
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