11 terms

Civil Rights Era Sect. 1

social studies glencoe book ch. 14
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segregation
the seperation/ isolation of a race class or group
boycott
to refuse to use something in order to show disapproval or to force acceptance of one's terms
intergrate
to end segregation/ bring equal membership in society
Civil disobedience
refusal to obey laws that are considered unjust as a nonviolent press for change
Discriminate
to treat unfairly
civil
relating to citizens as individuals
NAACP
National Association for the Advancment of Colored People
Thurgood Marshall
Chief lawyer of the NAACP
Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka Kansas
A case for desegregation in public schools
Rosa Parks
Civil Rights activist who wouldn't give up her seat on a bus for a white male
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
A young Baptist minister and civil rights activist (leader)