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Civil Rights Vocabulary

Fill in the correct vocabulary words
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democracy
In a __________ people vote for representatives.
sit-in
In a ___________ people sit and refuse to move in a public place.
heart
My teacher believes in what he does, so he expresses his ideas with _____________.
justice
_________ exists when everyone is treated fairly.
nonviolent action
Boycotts are a form of __________.
resistance
Forms of ________________ during the Civil Rights Movement included boycotts and sit-ins.
right
Voting is a ____________ in a democracy.
discrimination
It is ___________________ when a school does not allow girls to wrestle.
dignity
The leaders of the Civil Rights Movemet chose Rosa Parks because of her ____________.
alone
If you are with other people who feel like you do, you don't feel _______________.
prejudice
The teacher expects the boy to cheat because of her _________________.
overcome
African-Americans have _________________ a lot of injustices, but there are still more to ________________.
believe
People in a movement___________ in the cause they are fighting for.
protest
_________is when people act or speak against something that exists.
march
People walk together with signs to protest in a ___________