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Unit 8: Civil Rights Movement
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What court case established 'Separate but equal?
Plessy v. Ferguson - 1896
Segregation based on tradition and custom is called?
De facto Segregation
Organizations set up to fight segregation through the court system?
Segregation based on law is called?
De Jure Segregation
Nickname for these laws?
Jim Crow Laws
Organization was well known for sit-ins and Freedom Rides?
What was the purpose of the Freedom Riders?
Take buses into the deep south, to draw attention to Southern states violating the laws
What is the major event that will take place after the arrest of Rosa Parks?
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Who was the leader of this event?
Martin Luther King Jr.
What was MLK's organization called?
Their two main goals were?
End Jim Crow laws, and protect voting rights
How were they to get them?
Non-violent Civil Disobedience
The Court case that will require integration of Public Schools?
Brown v. Board - 1954
What ends up in happening in Birmingham?
Violence lead by Bull Connor....dogs, hoses - hoping to get JFK's attention
This sit-in movement in Greensboro by students will lead to the organization of this group?
What shocking thing will Orval Faubus do in Arkansas?
Use the National Guard to deny 9 AA Students entry to Central HS
Problem with Earl Warren's ruling in Brown v. Board?
Stated at 'all deliberate speed'
Major riot that will take place in LA?
What American President will deploy the 101st Airbourne to escort students to Central HS?
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Group set up to investigate why riots were happening?
First AA student to attend the U of Ole Miss?
The weakest of the Civil Rights Acts?
Civil Rights Act of 1957 - set up to investigate states voting issues
What does the Civil Rights Act of 1964 do?
Ends all Jim Crow laws
Gov. who will deny entry to students at the U of Alabama?
SNCC leader who believed in Black Power?
Act that ends all poll/voting discrimination?
Voting Rights Act of 1965
Location of Bloody Sunday?
Member of the Nation of Islam until he finds out about the his mentors errors?
Group formed on the West Coast, that believed AA should arm themselves and separate from whites?
The final two goals of the Civil Rights Movement and the SCLC?
Poverty and Living Conditions
Final Civil Rights Act passed that deals with housing?
Civil Rights Act (Housing) of 1968
Where and when will MLK be assassinated?
Memphis, Tennessee - 1968
Militant group that will clash with the Gov. in Wounded Knee, SD?
American Indian Movement
Cesar Chaves was fighting for?
Betting working conditions, contracts, pay for migrant workers in the SW
What will take place at Alcatraz in 1969?
AIM will occupy it to draw attention to broken treaties with the US Government
Who will write the Feminine Mystique?
What major piece of legislation will bring about more female sports/sports participation?
Who organized the Grape Boycott?
Who was the main opponent of the ERA?
Major goals/objectives for NOW?
Protect women in the workplace, education, and reproductive rights
First editor of Ms. Magazine?
Portion of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 that bans job discrimination based on sex?
Case that will legalize abortion?
Rowe v. Wade - 1973
Person who will assassinate MLK Jr?
James Earl Ray
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