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civil rights definitions

*civil rights

the individual rights that all members of a society have to freedom and equal treatment under the law


the same rights for everyone


to keep people or groups apart-this is now illegal in the United States.


to refuse to buy something or to take part in something as a way of making a protest


is understanding and caring about other people's problems. Helping others is a sign of compassion.


to include people of all races


means freedom. Martin Luther King, Jr. worked for fair treatment and liberty for all people.


means a person can be trusted. A trustworthy person does not cheat, lie, or steal.


not saying or doing mean things

Where was MLK, Jr Born

Atlanta, GA

Where did the bus boycott take place

Montgomery, AL


People who do what is right and good


You can count on them to get a job done

What sport did Jackie Robinson play


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