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a secret trail, a network of people and places, that abolitionists made and used to help slaves escape to freedom
actions taken that treat people unfairly and unequally because of their color, religion, gender, physical disability, or sexual preference
judging something or someone before you have enough information, especially judging a person based on race, religion, gender, physical disability, or sexual preference
Jim Crow laws
that did not allow African Americans to enjoy the same privileges and services as white Americans
the woman arrested in 1955 for refusing to give up her seat on a bus to a white man and whose action led to the Montgomery, Alabama bus boycott.
the peaceful method of resistance adopted for the Civil Rights Movement by Martin Luther King Jr., and based on the teachings of Mohandas Gandhi of India
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