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The Civil Rights Movement (1955-1975). De Jure Segregation. Separation of races imposed by law Plessy v. Ferguson (1896) “Separate but equal” (never the case). 1947-Jackie Robinson Integrates Major League Baseball.

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De jure segregation
De Jure Segregation

  • Separation of races imposed by law

  • Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)

    • “Separate but equal” (never the case)



Bobby Doerr, Joe Cronin, Johnny Pesky, Carl Yastrzemski, Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


1948 desegregation of military
1948-Desegregation of Military Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


Roy Wilkins, Walter White & Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson

Thurgood Marshall


Brown v board of education 1954
Brown v. Board of Education (1954) Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson

  • Supreme Court overturns Plessy v. Ferguson and states that “separate but equal” is unconstitutional


Thurmond marshall 1 st black supreme court justice 1967 1991
Thurmond Marshall-1 Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinsonst Black Supreme Court Justice (1967-1991)


White citizens councils
White Citizens Councils Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


Emmett till murder aug 28 1955
Emmett Till Murder (Aug. 28, 1955) Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


Rosa parks
Rosa Parks Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


Montgomery bus boycott 1955 1956
Montgomery Bus Boycott (1955-1956) Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson

  • 1 yr. boycott of buses (carpooled, walked, biked)

  • Supreme Court rules segregated buses illegal


Dr martin luther king jr
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson

  • Leader of Mont. Boycott (Head of MIA)

  • Urged Civil Disobedience & Nonviolent protest


MLK In Montgomery Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


Conflict in little rock ar 1957
Conflict in Little Rock, AR (1957) Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson

  • Central High

    • Integrate Schools; 9 black teenagers volunteer


Little rock nine
“Little Rock Nine” Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


Conflict in little rock ar 19571
Conflict in Little Rock, AR (1957) Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson

  • Central High

    • Integrate Schools; 9 black teenagers volunteer

    • Ark. Gov. refuses & sends in Nat’l Guard


Conflict in little rock ar 19572
Conflict in Little Rock, AR (1957) Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson

  • Central High

    • Integrate Schools; 9 black teenagers volunteer

    • Ark. Gov. refuses & sends in Nat’l Guard

    • Ike sends in Fed. Troops to integrate school


Sit ins 1960
Sit-Ins (1960) Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


Freedom riders 1961
Freedom Riders (1961) Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


Anniston, AL Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


Birmingham, AL Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


Integration of ole miss 1962
Integration of “Ole Miss” (1962) Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson

James

Meredith


Medgar evers 1925 1963
Medgar Evers (1925-1963) Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


Violence in birmingham al 1963
Violence In Birmingham, AL (1963) Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


Mlk arrested
MLK Arrested Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


Letter from a birmingham jail
“Letter from a Birmingham Jail” Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


Letter from a Birmingham Jail Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson

  • How long have blacks been waiting for their rights? (1 line)

  • What horrible things have blacks had to endure in that time? (3 lines)

  • Read the last paragraph, what is the difference between a just law and an unjust law? (3 lines)

  • What does King say about segregation? (3 lines)


Eugene “Bull” Connor Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


Police Dogs Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


Fire Hoses Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


June 11, 1963 Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


March Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson

on

Washington

(Aug. 28, 1963)


I have a dream
“I have a dream” Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


Civil rights act of 1964
Civil Rights Act of 1964 Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


MLK Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson

1964 Nobel

Peace

Prize

Winner


Freedom summer 1964
Freedom Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie RobinsonSummer (1964)


Selma march 1965
Selma March (1965) Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


Voting rights act 1965
Voting Rights Act (1965) Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson

*Literacy tests & poll taxes illegal

*Fed. Gov’t has power to oversee voter registration

& elections in Southern

states


Malcolm x the nation of islam
Malcolm X & the Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie RobinsonNation of Islam


“I am the Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson

greatest”

Muhammad Ali


Stokely carmichael black power
Stokely Carmichael & “Black Power” Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson

“Black”

“African-American”

Black is

Beautiful!


Tommie Smith & John Carlos at Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson

the 1968 Summer Olympics


“The Afro” Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


Black panthers
Black Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie RobinsonPanthers

Bobby Seale

Huey Newton


Mid 60s riots
Mid-60s Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie RobinsonRiots


April 4, 1968-Memphis, TN-MLK Assassinated Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


MLK Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson

RFK


Mlk national historic site atlanta ga
MLK National Historic Site-Atlanta, GA Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson


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