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The American Civil Rights Movement. MacCarthy. Questions. Q1 What are the differences and similarities between Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X? Create a Top Hat Chart to show similarities and differences between King and X

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Questions
Questions

  • Q1 What are the differences and similarities between Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X?

  • Create a Top Hat Chart to show similarities and differences between King and X

  • Q2 Who are the key people, groups, events, and legal actions that impacted the civil rights movement?

  • Create a thinking map to categorize people/groups, events, and legal actions


Beginning
Beginning

  • Brown v. Board of Education

  • Separate but Equal unconstitutional

  • Montgomery Bus Boycott

  • African Americans united

  • Martin Luther King Jr.

  • SCLC created


Beginning1
Beginning

  • Central High School in Arkansas

  • Little Rock Nine

  • Eisenhower takes action

  • Segregated Lunch Counters in the South

  • Nonviolent protests

  • SNCC created


Power of the media
Power of the Media

  • Kennedy supports MLK and becomes president

  • Support Civil Rights issues

  • Afraid of upsetting Southern Democrats

  • CORE pressures the issue

  • Freedom Rides

  • Kennedy sends help


Power of the media1
Power of the Media

  • SCLC wants to press the issue

  • Bull Connor

  • King arrested

  • Letter from a Birmingham Jail

  • Children


Power of the media2
Power of the Media

  • March on Washington

  • Kennedy promises to support

  • Kennedy assassinated

  • http://www.history.com/topics/us-presidents/john-f-kennedy/videos/world-mourns-john-f-kennedy

  • Johnson uses the memory of Kennedy to push for civil rights


Power of media
Power of Media

  • Freedom summer in Mississippi

  • College students

  • Two murdered

  • Selma

  • State troopers

  • Voting Rights Act passed


Divides
Divides

  • King and SCLC address poverty and equality

  • Race Riots in Chicago

  • King assassinated

  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j6mxL2cqxrA

  • Riots across the US


Divisions
Divisions

  • SNCC

  • Black Power

  • Nation of Islam

  • Separation of races

  • Malcolm X

  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hhg6LxyTnY8


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