07 lecture - 8/1/2007 9:28:00 AM Fidel Castro- successful...

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01/08/2007 08:28:00 Fidel Castro--- successful in ousting Batista (Cubans and US not happy) Bay of Pigs—tried to train ex-Cuban nationals; very unsuccessful (1961) Communists put of Berlin Wall Civil rights movement: 13 th  amendment: no more slavery in the US 14 th  amendment:  all persons in US are citizens of the US and their state no American citizen can be deprived of their civil rights without due process of  law  1866 15 th  amendment: 1869 color or race can not revoke voting rights Brown vs. board of education (1955) Reasons for segregation: Jim Crow Laws (in South) Plessey vs. Ferguson Reasons why segregation happened: Brown vs. board of education 1955—Emmett Till death
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1955—Rosa Parks initiates the Montgomery Alabama bus boycott (Martin  Luther King)  What was happening in the 1950s that made civil rights movement successful? Eisenhower was the president, and he was a civil rights advocate
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course AMH 2020 taught by Professor Michelleadams during the Summer '06 term at University of Central Florida.

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