The Civil Rights Movement/USII.9a Fighting 4 The Cause Legal Aspects Equality Groups & Fighters Famous People Terms & Conditions 100 100 100 100 100 200 200 200 200 200 300 300 300 300 300 400 400 400 400 400 500 500 500 500 500
Interracial groups who traveled on interstate busses to challenge segregation.
This court case ruled that “separate but equal” was constitutional.
This court case ruled that segregation was unequal and unconstitutional.
This act banned discrimination in employment, voting, and public accommodations.
This act made the federal government supervise state elections to ensure African Americans the right to vote.
This amendment failed, but did create a wider range of options for women in business and public service.
This organization worked to end segregation, protested civil rights violations, and fought for racial justice.
This program provides preschool education for the children of poor families.
This organization supported the movement for “equal pay for equal rights.”
This movement helped to gain equal opportunities for ALL Americans, especially women & African Americans.
Discriminated against in hiring practices and had lower wages than men for doing the same job.
What are Women?
Refusal to give up seat to a white person led to Montgomery Alabama bus boycott.
Was the leader of the Southern Christian Leadership conference and emphasized passive resistance protests?
Said, “Ask not what your country can do for you-ask what you can do for your country.”
Appointed by President Ronald Reagan in 1981 as the first female justice of the Supreme Court.
Cause or Effect of segregation: Social isolation of races.
What are : Restrooms, Drinking Fountains& Restaurants?
The separation of this for African Americans made the learning environment unequal.