5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Brown v. Board
- John Lewis
- Civil Rights
- Civil Rights Act of 1964
- a National Association for the Advancement of Colored People- 1910- was made to promote equality of rights and remove race prejudice.. to advance the interests of blacks, education for black children...etc.
- b 1954
lawyer was Thurgood Marshall
- c "the rights that the Constitution entitles all people to as citizens, especially equal treatment under the law."
- d long-time labor leader who organized and led the first important unskilled workers labor union, called in to represent union during sit-down strike LED THE MARCH FROM SELMA TO MONT. with Williams
- e outlawed discrimination on the basis of race, color, age, gender, religion, etc.; outlawed segregation in public places; created Equal Employment Opportunity Commission to enforce job discrimination ban; tried to improve cilcil rights in the community
5 Multiple choice questions
- was against black voting rights and banned the march from Selma to Montgomery that wanted black voting rights
- Freedom Rides
- Is a form of political activism which seeks immediate remedy for vilotion of laws that are unjust; can include such activities as strikes, sit-ins, demonstrations, marches, etc.
- -a group established in 1960 to promote and use non-violent means to protest racial discrimination; they were the ones primarily responsible for creating the sit-in movement at Woolworths
- In 1892 a shoemaker named Homer Plessy was arrested for sitting in a railroad car in Louisiana. It was for "white people only."- he brought this case to the supreme court and lost
5 True/False questions
"I Have A Dream" Speech → Lincoln Memorial, March on Washington, August 28, 1963
Children's march → children congregated at the 16th Street Baptist Church and filed out into Kelly Ingram Park where police rounded them up and they filled up the jails in protest of segregation
Separate but Equal doctrine → 1896 - The Supreme Court said in Plessy v. Ferguson that as long as facilities available to both races were roughly equal, it didn't violate the 14th amendment: separtate was equal
Emmet Till → said hey to white woman.... was brutally murdered by two white men
August 1963 → Childrens March