22 terms

final exam denny 2

flexible response
increase in coventional defense not nuclear weapons
first cosmonic or human in space
great society
phrase johnson used in grand vision of america
president after kennedy
peace corps
a program of u.s. volunteer assistance to developing nations of asia africa latin america
communication satellite. first satellite to successfully relay live tv pictures across the atlantic ocean from maine to europe
voting right act of 1965
ended the practice of requiring voters to pass literacy tests permitted the federal goverment
warren commission
they concluded jfk had been shot by oswald acting onhis own
john glenn
orbited the earth 3x in his space capsule named frienship 7
organized the montgomery bus boycott
black panthers
newton and seal
de facto segregation
segregation that exists by practice and custom
de jure segregation
segregation by law
kerner commission
group that studied the causes of urban violence
won court case that favored him to enroll in all white school
registered to vote at the cost of being crippled beaten and evicted
black power
phrase carmicheal came up with to provoke the night marchers
leader of montgomery improvement association
brown vs board of education
supremem court unanimously struck down segregation as unconstitutional
malcom x
father was murdered mother a drug addict became to preach about black supertity and equality with whites
set the stage for the civil rights movement
plessy vs ferguson
created the seperate but equal doctrine. seperation in public accomadations were legal