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AP Government Civil Rights
Civil Rights
14th Amendment
Equal Protection of the laws
Scott vs. Sanford
Policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
Declares that all persons born in the U.S. are citizens & are…
a standard of equal treatment that must be observed by the go…
1857 supreme court case ruling that a slave that has escaped…
Civil Rights
Policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
14th Amendment
Declares that all persons born in the U.S. are citizens & are…
17 terms
AP Government - Civil Rights
Due Process of Law
De Facto Segregation
De Jure Segregation
Civil Disobedience
Denies the government the right, without due process, to depr…
Racial segregation that occurs in schools, not as a result of…
Racial segregation that is required by law.
Opposing a law one considers unjust by peacefully disobeying…
Due Process of Law
Denies the government the right, without due process, to depr…
De Facto Segregation
Racial segregation that occurs in schools, not as a result of…
16 terms
AP Government: Civil Rights
Civil Rights
Equal Protection Clause
Civil Rights Act of 1964
Voting Rights Act of 1965
-Government action to create equal conditions... -Right of a min…
-Contained in Fourteenth Amendment... -Declares that no state sh…
-Landmark legislation that banned racial segregation in schoo…
-Landmark legislation that outlawed discriminatory voting pra…
Civil Rights
-Government action to create equal conditions... -Right of a min…
Equal Protection Clause
-Contained in Fourteenth Amendment... -Declares that no state sh…
21 terms
Civil Rights - AP Government
Equality of Opportunity
Equality of Outcome
Invidious Discrimination
Civil Rights
The idea that each person is guaranteed the same chance to su…
The concept that society must ensure that people are equal, a…
Discrimination against persons or groups that works to their…
Power or privileges guaranteed to individuals and protected f…
Equality of Opportunity
The idea that each person is guaranteed the same chance to su…
Equality of Outcome
The concept that society must ensure that people are equal, a…
17 terms
AP Government - Civil Rights
Due Process of Law
De Facto Segregation
De Jure Segregation
Civil Disobedience
Denies the government the right, without due process, to depr…
Racial segregation that occurs in schools, not as a result of…
Racial segregation that is required by law.
Opposing a law one considers unjust by peacefully disobeying…
Due Process of Law
Denies the government the right, without due process, to depr…
De Facto Segregation
Racial segregation that occurs in schools, not as a result of…
62 terms
AP Government- Civil Rights
Discrimination
Equal Protection Clause
14th Amendment
Dred Scot v. Sandford
To treat soneone unequally
Part of Constitution that requires laws to treat everyone the…
Amendment where Equal Protection Clause is found
Court case saying that slaves are property not people, and th…
Discrimination
To treat soneone unequally
Equal Protection Clause
Part of Constitution that requires laws to treat everyone the…
18 terms
Ap Government: Civil Rights
Civil Rights
14th Amendment
Due Process Clause
Equal Protection Clause
The application of rights equally amongst all groups no matte…
Guarantees that no state shall deprive the rights of citizens…
Opportunity to be treated fairly (civil liberty)
Opportunity to be treated the same (civil right)
Civil Rights
The application of rights equally amongst all groups no matte…
14th Amendment
Guarantees that no state shall deprive the rights of citizens…
Ap government civil rights
Civil rights
14th amendment
Equal protection of laws
Scott v sandford
Policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
Adopted after the Civil War. No state shall make or enforce a…
Part of the 14th amendment emphasizing that the laws must pro…
The 1857 Support Court case decision ruling that a slave who…
Civil rights
Policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
14th amendment
Adopted after the Civil War. No state shall make or enforce a…
26 terms
AP Government Civil Liberties and Rights
clear and present danger test
due process of law
equal protection of the law
establishment clause
Interpretation of the First Amendment that holds that the gov…
Constitutional requirement for fundamental fairness in our le…
idea that all citizens should be treated equally under the la…
Clause in the First Amendment that says the government may no…
clear and present danger test
Interpretation of the First Amendment that holds that the gov…
due process of law
Constitutional requirement for fundamental fairness in our le…
40 terms
AP Government: Civil Rights
civil rights
Thirteenth Amendment
Fourteenth Amendment
Fifteenth Amendment
the right not to be discriminated against because of race, re…
this amendment made slavery illegal
this amendment made African Americans citizens of the nation…
this amendment gave black males the right to vote
civil rights
the right not to be discriminated against because of race, re…
Thirteenth Amendment
this amendment made slavery illegal
38 terms
AP Government - Civil Rights
13th amendment
14th amendment
15th amendment
19th amendment
Abolishes slavery, and involuntary servitude, except as punis…
Defines citizenship, contains the Privileges or Immunities Cl…
Prohibits the denial of the right to vote based on race, colo…
women's right to vote enabled.
13th amendment
Abolishes slavery, and involuntary servitude, except as punis…
14th amendment
Defines citizenship, contains the Privileges or Immunities Cl…
30 terms
AP Government: Civil Rights
Scott v Sandford
13th amendment
14th amendment
15th amendment
The Supreme Court held that Black people were property and co…
abolished slavery
granted "equal protection of the laws" to all
gave African Americans the right to vote
Scott v Sandford
The Supreme Court held that Black people were property and co…
13th amendment
abolished slavery
37 terms
AP Government: Civil Rights
Civil Rights
Suspect Classifications
Strict Scrutiny/Semi-Strict Scrutiny
Rationality Standard
the rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Legal classifications, such as race and national origin, that…
A Supreme Court test to see if a law denies equal protection…
The affected group being discriminated by the law must show t…
Civil Rights
the rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Suspect Classifications
Legal classifications, such as race and national origin, that…
17 terms
AP Government Civil Rights
Civil Rights
Suffrage
Enfranchisement
13th Amendment
the rights of citizens to political and social freedom and eq…
the right to vote in political elections.
to grant a franchise to; admit to citizenship, especially to…
abolished slavery and involuntary servitude, except as a puni…
Civil Rights
the rights of citizens to political and social freedom and eq…
Suffrage
the right to vote in political elections.
77 terms
AP Government- Civil Rights & Liberties
Civil Liberties
Writ of Habeas Corpus
Ex Post Facto Law
Bill of Attainder
-Rights belonging to all citizens... -Can also be defined as lim…
-Prisoner's right to a court review of his/her case to determ…
-A law making an action illegal retroactively... -Criminalizes a…
-Act of the legislature declaring a person or group of person…
Civil Liberties
-Rights belonging to all citizens... -Can also be defined as lim…
Writ of Habeas Corpus
-Prisoner's right to a court review of his/her case to determ…
50 terms
AP Government Civil Rights
Plessy Vs Ferguson
Gitlow Vs New York
UC Vs Bakke
Voting Acts Right of 1965
Upheld the constitutionality of "equal but separate accommoda…
Anarchist calling for overthrow of the government. Establishe…
About Affirmative Action... ... - Racial set asides unconstituti…
helped end formal and informal barriers to voting
Plessy Vs Ferguson
Upheld the constitutionality of "equal but separate accommoda…
Gitlow Vs New York
Anarchist calling for overthrow of the government. Establishe…
30 terms
ap government civil rights
lemon test
reasonable scrutiny
Schenk v. us
Gitlow v. new york
1) The government's action must have a secular legislative pu…
Does the classification have a rational relationship to a leg…
oliver wendell holmes: clear and present danger... - urging indi…
1925 court overturns N.Y. law that anti-war agitator Gitlow w…
lemon test
1) The government's action must have a secular legislative pu…
reasonable scrutiny
Does the classification have a rational relationship to a leg…
43 terms
AP Government Civil Rights
civil rights issues
historical context of the black race
civil rights movement
14th amendment
group denied access to facilities, opportunities, or services…
tension between North and South... lack public support for integ…
broadened base by publicizing grievances ... move legal struggle…
ambiguities in equal protection clause ... board interpretation:…
civil rights issues
group denied access to facilities, opportunities, or services…
historical context of the black race
tension between North and South... lack public support for integ…
150 terms
AP Government Civil Rights
civil rights
14th amendment
congress bans the slave trade
black population in first half of 19th…
refers to the government-protected rights of individuals agai…
the addition of the 14th amendment, one of 3 Civil War amendm…
congress banned the slave trade in 1808 after the expiration…
in 1820 blacks made up 25% of the US population and by 1840 t…
civil rights
refers to the government-protected rights of individuals agai…
14th amendment
the addition of the 14th amendment, one of 3 Civil War amendm…
56 terms
AP Government Civil Rights
Missouri Compromise
Dred Scott v. Sandford
Uncle Tom's Cabin
13th Amendment
Missouri entered as slave state, Maine entered as free state,…
Missouri Compromise is null
Main reason why rich whites joined the abolition movement, op…
Ended Slavery
Missouri Compromise
Missouri entered as slave state, Maine entered as free state,…
Dred Scott v. Sandford
Missouri Compromise is null
28 terms
AP Government Civil Rights
Missouri Compromise
Compromise of 1850
Seneca Falls Convention
Dred Scott Case
36 30 line; north was free, south was slave
California becomes free state; Utah and mexico territories cr…
led by Lucretia Mott and Elizabeth Cady Stanton; beginning of…
court ruled that slaves were property not citizens
Missouri Compromise
36 30 line; north was free, south was slave
Compromise of 1850
California becomes free state; Utah and mexico territories cr…
37 terms
AP Government- Civil Rights & Liberties
Civil Liberties
Writ of Habeas Corpus
Ex Post Facto Law
Bill of Attainder
-Rights belonging to all citizens... -Can also be defined as lim…
-Prisoner's right to a court review of his/her case to determ…
-A law making an action illegal retroactively... -Criminalizes a…
-Act of the legislature declaring a person or group of person…
Civil Liberties
-Rights belonging to all citizens... -Can also be defined as lim…
Writ of Habeas Corpus
-Prisoner's right to a court review of his/her case to determ…
23 terms
AP Government: Civil Rights
Civil Rights
13th Amendment
Black Codes
14th Amendment
The government-protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
One of the three Civil War Amendments; specifically bans slav…
Laws denying most legal rights to newly freed slaves; passed…
One of the three Civil War Amendments; guarantees equal prote…
Civil Rights
The government-protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
13th Amendment
One of the three Civil War Amendments; specifically bans slav…
150 terms
AP Government Civil Rights
civil rights
14th amendment
congress bans the slave trade
black population in first half of 19th…
refers to the government-protected rights of individuals agai…
the addition of the 14th amendment, one of 3 Civil War amendm…
congress banned the slave trade in 1808 after the expiration…
in 1820 blacks made up 25% of the US population and by 1840 t…
civil rights
refers to the government-protected rights of individuals agai…
14th amendment
the addition of the 14th amendment, one of 3 Civil War amendm…
57 terms
AP Government Civil Rights
civil rights vs civil liberties
first amendment
Schenk vs. United States
gitlow vs. new york
civil rights, which means the basic right to be free from une…
prohibits the making of any law respecting an establishment o…
A unanimous Supreme Court, in an opinion by Justice Oliver We…
papers calling for socialistic overthrow of gov't; ruling Inc…
civil rights vs civil liberties
civil rights, which means the basic right to be free from une…
first amendment
prohibits the making of any law respecting an establishment o…
12 terms
AP Government: Civil Rights
Civil Rights
Jim Crow Laws
"equal protections of the laws"
"separate but equal"
the rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
The "separate but equal" segregation laws state and local law…
Part of the Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constit…
Principle upheld in Plessy v. Ferguson (1896) in which the Su…
Civil Rights
the rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Jim Crow Laws
The "separate but equal" segregation laws state and local law…
77 terms
AP Government- Civil Rights & Liberties
Civil Liberties
Writ of Habeas Corpus
Ex Post Facto Law
Bill of Attainder
-Rights belonging to all citizens... -Can also be defined as lim…
-Prisoner's right to a court review of his/her case to determ…
-A law making an action illegal retroactively... -Criminalizes a…
-Act of the legislature declaring a person or group of person…
Civil Liberties
-Rights belonging to all citizens... -Can also be defined as lim…
Writ of Habeas Corpus
-Prisoner's right to a court review of his/her case to determ…
71 terms
AP US Government: Civil Rights and Civil Liberties
Affirmative action
Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990
Civil rights
Equal protection of the laws
a policy designed to give special consideration to members of…
strengthened protections of individuals with disabilities by…
Rights of individuals to receive equal treatment (and to be f…
the Fourteenth Amendment's mandate that all people be protect…
Affirmative action
a policy designed to give special consideration to members of…
Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990
strengthened protections of individuals with disabilities by…
31 terms
AP Government Civil Rights
Title IX of the education amendments o…
A program designed to ensure equal opp…
Which type of segregation that occurs…
Each of the following was used to disf…
Gender discrimination in and programs at institutions that re…
Affirmative action
de jure segregation
The voting rights act
Title IX of the education amendments o…
Gender discrimination in and programs at institutions that re…
A program designed to ensure equal opp…
Affirmative action
88 terms
AP GOVERNMENT Civil Rights Civil Liberties Cases
Alien
Assemble
Bill of Rights
Civil Liberties
Foreign -born resident, or non-citizen
To gather with one another in order to express views on publi…
The first ten amendments to the Constitution
The guarantees of the safety of persons, opinions, and proper…
Alien
Foreign -born resident, or non-citizen
Assemble
To gather with one another in order to express views on publi…
25 terms
AP Government: Chapter 5 (Civil Rights)
Civil rights
14th Amendment
Equal Protection of the Laws
Scott v. Sandford
Policies designed to protect people against arbitrary governm…
"No state shall make or enforce any law which shall abridge t…
Part of the 14th Amendment that emphasizes that laws must pro…
1857 decision that a slave who escapes to a free state enjoys…
Civil rights
Policies designed to protect people against arbitrary governm…
14th Amendment
"No state shall make or enforce any law which shall abridge t…
9 terms
AP Government Vocab- Civil Rights & Civil Liberties
civil disobedience
civil rights
civil liberties
de facto segregation
A nonviolent, public refusal to obey allegedly unjust laws.
All rights rooted in the Fourteenth Amendment's guarantee of…
Those personal freedoms that are protected for all individual…
Racial segregation that occurs because of past social and eco…
civil disobedience
A nonviolent, public refusal to obey allegedly unjust laws.
civil rights
All rights rooted in the Fourteenth Amendment's guarantee of…
108 terms
AP Government: Civil Rights/Civil Liberties
Aquilar v. Felton
Barron v. Baltimore
bill of attainder
Bill of Rights
Supreme Court overturned this, a 1985 decision that ruled unc…
1833; court ruled that Bill of Rights only applied to the nat…
A legislative act finding a person guilty of treason or felon…
a statement of fundamental rights and privileges (especially…
Aquilar v. Felton
Supreme Court overturned this, a 1985 decision that ruled unc…
Barron v. Baltimore
1833; court ruled that Bill of Rights only applied to the nat…
65 terms
AP US Government: Civil Rights and Civil Liberties
Affirmative action
Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990
Civil rights
Equal protection of the laws
a policy designed to give special consideration to members of…
strengthened protections of individuals with disabilities by…
Rights of individuals to receive equal treatment (and to be f…
a clause in the Fourteenth Amendment's that mandates that the…
Affirmative action
a policy designed to give special consideration to members of…
Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990
strengthened protections of individuals with disabilities by…
AP Government Review: Civil Rights
13th amendment
14th amendment
15th amendment
19th amendment
the constitutional amendment ratified after the civil war tha…
the constitutional amendment adopted in adopted after the civ…
the constitutional amendment adopted in 1870 to extend suffra…
the constitutional amendment adopted in 1920 that guarantees…
13th amendment
the constitutional amendment ratified after the civil war tha…
14th amendment
the constitutional amendment adopted in adopted after the civ…
96 terms
AP Government Test - Civil Rights
Policies that extend basic rights to g…
Civil rights
The phrase ʺall men are created equalʺ…
The concept that everyone should have…
A) civil rights.
B) are policies that extend basic rights to groups historical…
D) Declaration of Independence.
E) opportunity.
Policies that extend basic rights to g…
A) civil rights.
Civil rights
B) are policies that extend basic rights to groups historical…
30 terms
Civil Rights Vocab (Government AP)
13th Amendment
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
19th Amendment
Formally abolishing slavery
granted citizenship to "all persons born or naturalized in th…
right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be d…
prohibits any United States citizen from being denied the rig…
13th Amendment
Formally abolishing slavery
14th Amendment
granted citizenship to "all persons born or naturalized in th…
37 terms
AP Government Civil Rights Vocabulary
Civil liberties
Civil rights
Clear and present danger
De facto segregation
personal freedoms such as speech, assembly, religion.
protections against discrimination.
judicial interpretation of the 1st Amendment that government…
think Latin... "by fact"; segregation that results from such…
Civil liberties
personal freedoms such as speech, assembly, religion.
Civil rights
protections against discrimination.
73 terms
AP Government Civil Rights And Civil Liberties Test
Fiscal Policy
Double Jeopardy
Indictment
Sedition
Taxing and spending policies
Being prosecuted twice for the same offense. Banned by the 5t…
Grand Jury order that suspect must stand trial for a criminal…
Advocacy of the overthrow of the government.
Fiscal Policy
Taxing and spending policies
Double Jeopardy
Being prosecuted twice for the same offense. Banned by the 5t…
76 terms
Civil Rights Test AP Government
Bill of Rights
Civil Liberties
Commercial Speech
Cruel and Unusual Punishment
The first 10 amendments to the Constitution
Legal and constitutional protections against government infri…
Communication in the form of advertising
Eighth amendment prohibits such punishment
Bill of Rights
The first 10 amendments to the Constitution
Civil Liberties
Legal and constitutional protections against government infri…
13 terms
AP Government Terms (Civil Rights)
Civil Rights
Suspect Classifications
Strict Scrutiny
Political Agenda
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
A Supreme Court test to see if a law denies equal protection…
Issues that people believe require governmental action.
Civil Rights
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Suspect Classifications
Classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
24 terms
AP Government Wilson Chapter 6 Civil Rights
affirmative action
alien
Brown v. Board of Education
Civil Rights Act of 1964
Programs attempting to compensate for past discrimination by…
Any person who is not a U.S. citizen.
A Supreme Court decision in 1954 which overruled the doctrine…
A federal law banning discrimination in public accommodations…
affirmative action
Programs attempting to compensate for past discrimination by…
alien
Any person who is not a U.S. citizen.
10 terms
Civil Rights Cases AP Government
Plessy vs. Ferguson
Schenk vs. United States
Brown vs. Board 1
Brown vs. Board 2
-is it constitutional to segregate people based on race.
-can we take away freedom of speech in order to protect the p…
-was it constitutional to segregate schools based on color or…
-"all deliberate speed"
Plessy vs. Ferguson
-is it constitutional to segregate people based on race.
Schenk vs. United States
-can we take away freedom of speech in order to protect the p…
13 terms
AP US government(civil liberties and civil rights)
civil liberties
civil rights
selective incorporation
establishment clause
legal and constitutional rights that protect individuals from…
policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
case-by-case process by which liberties listen in the Bill of…
provision of the 1st Amendment that prohibits Congress from e…
civil liberties
legal and constitutional rights that protect individuals from…
civil rights
policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
8 terms
AP US Government: Civil Rights
Civil rights
Equal-protection Clause
Reasonable-basis test
Strict-scrutiny test
The right of every person to equal protection under the laws…
A clause of the fourteenth amendment that forbids any state t…
A test applied by courts to laws that treat individuals unequ…
A test applied by courts to laws that attempt a racial or an…
Civil rights
The right of every person to equal protection under the laws…
Equal-protection Clause
A clause of the fourteenth amendment that forbids any state t…
26 terms
AP Government Civil Liberties and Rights
clear and present danger test
due process of law
equal protection of the law
establishment clause
Interpretation of the First Amendment that holds that the gov…
Constitutional requirement for fundamental fairness in our le…
idea that all citizens should be treated equally under the la…
Clause in the First Amendment that says the government may no…
clear and present danger test
Interpretation of the First Amendment that holds that the gov…
due process of law
Constitutional requirement for fundamental fairness in our le…
49 terms
AP Government Civil Lib/Rights
The provisions of the Fifth Amendment…
the original intent of the 14th amendm…
which of the following best describes…
legislation forbidding flag burning wa…
the right to a speedy trial
provide equal protection under the law for freed slaves
it prohibits congress from establishing a state religion
the first amendments protection of expression
The provisions of the Fifth Amendment…
the right to a speedy trial
the original intent of the 14th amendm…
provide equal protection under the law for freed slaves
21 terms
AP Government and Politics: Civil Rights
Affirmative action
Americans with disabilities Act of 1990
Civil disobedience
Civil rights
Policies designed to give special attention or compensatory t…
Prohibits discrimination and ensures equal opportunity for pe…
Opposing a law one considers unjust by peacefully disobeying…
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Affirmative action
Policies designed to give special attention or compensatory t…
Americans with disabilities Act of 1990
Prohibits discrimination and ensures equal opportunity for pe…
108 terms
AP US GOVERNMENT- Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
Civil liberties
Civil rights
Writ of habeas corpus
Bills of attainder
those rights that belong to everyone; they are protections ag…
positive acts of government, designed to prevent discriminati…
you must be brought before the court and informed of charges…
you cannot be punished without a trial
Civil liberties
those rights that belong to everyone; they are protections ag…
Civil rights
positive acts of government, designed to prevent discriminati…
77 terms
Civil Rights Unit AP Government
*Gitlow vs. New York
*Everson vs. Board of Education
*Lemon vs. Kurtzman
Zelman vs. Simmons-Harris
US Constitution protected free speech from being taken away b…
Interprets establishment clause, Government may not endorse r…
Establishes a 3-part "Lemon Test" on whether or not separatio…
school vouchers are constitutional. state $ for kids to atten…
*Gitlow vs. New York
US Constitution protected free speech from being taken away b…
*Everson vs. Board of Education
Interprets establishment clause, Government may not endorse r…
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