do now grab a worksheet and do the do now
Download
Skip this Video
Download Presentation
Do Now: Grab a worksheet and do the ‘Do Now’

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 7

Do Now: Grab a worksheet and do the ‘Do Now’ - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 110 Views
  • Uploaded on

Do Now: Grab a worksheet and do the ‘Do Now’. Objectives: Students will be able to... (1) explain further means of resistance (2) analyze a primary source for key information.  Homework: Continue Work on Project (Due April 4 NOW). Greensboro Sit-ins . Movement started with 4

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Do Now: Grab a worksheet and do the ‘Do Now’' - foster


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
do now grab a worksheet and do the do now

Do Now: Grab a worksheet and do the ‘Do Now’

Objectives: Students will be able to...(1) explain further means of resistance (2) analyze a primary source for key information. 

Homework: Continue Work on Project (Due April 4 NOW)

greensboro sit ins
Greensboro Sit-ins
  • Movement started with 4
    • Within 2 months: 54 Cities, 9 States
    • Allowed students to take matters into own hands
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xbbcjn4d1cE (Woolworth Counter)
freedom riders
Freedom Riders
  • Interstate bus travel still segregated in the South
  • Groups organized to draw attention
  • Met by angry mobs
    • Beat and bloodied riders (rocks, bats, chains, lead pipes, etc.)
    • Even set fire on busses
  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1zBY6gkpbTg (Freedom Riders)
jfk civil rights
JFK & Civil Rights
  • Actively Supported Civil Rights
  • Cautious once in office
    • Named 40 AA Members to high level positions
  • Created CEEO (Committee on Equal Employment Opportunity)
acts of violence
Acts of Violence
  • James Meredith – Transferred to University of Miss.
    • Governor blocked transfer
    • JFK sent 500 Marshalls
    • Angry mob attacked Marshalls (160 injured)
    • JFK sent several thousand troops to escort to class
  • Violence in Birmingham
    • MLK believed government would only intervene if there was violence
    • Organized Protest – Sent to Jail
    • Wrote “Letter from Birmingham Jail” – Defense of non-violent protest
civil rights act of 1964
Civil Rights Act of 1964
  • JFK Introduced in June of 1963
  • Declared it a “Moral Issue”
  • TURNING POINT IN MOVEMENT – March on Washington DC
    • 200,000 demonstrators
    • MLK’s “I Have a Dream” Speech
    • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j5RIKuH3tXM (March on Washington)
passage of the act
Passage of the Act
  • Senators filibuster (Refusal to stop debate)
  • Can motion for cloture (Forcing a vote)
  • Lyndon Johnson took over after JFK – Pushed Civil rights Act
    • Got the votes needed in House and Senate
  • Most comprehensive Civil Rights bill ever:
    • Segregation illegal in most places
    • Equal access to facilities (restaurants, theaters, libraries, etc.)
    • Power to bring more lawsuits
    • End discrimination in workplace
ad