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Fighting for Voting Rights in the South. 15 th Amendment. Ratified in 1870 Granted African Americans the right to vote Right denied by… Intimidation Literacy Tests: Test A.A. had to pass to vote Poll Taxes: Tax A.A. had to pay to vote. Movement for the Vote.

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15 th amendment
15th Amendment
  • Ratified in 1870
  • Granted African Americans the right to vote
  • Right denied by…
    • Intimidation
    • Literacy Tests: Test A.A. had to pass to vote
    • Poll Taxes: Tax A.A. had to pay to vote
movement for the vote
Movement for the Vote
  • Freedom Summer—SNCC voter drive in Mississippi
  • Selma Campaign—Campaign in Alabama
voting legislation
Voting Legislation
  • Voting Rights Act of 1965—Outlawed the literacy test
  • 24th Amendment—Banned the poll tax