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

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01/08/2007 08:28:00Fidel 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 WallCivil rights movement:13th amendment: no more slavery in the US14th amendment: all persons in US are citizens of the US and their stateno American citizen can be deprived of their civil rights without due process of law 186615th amendment:1869color or race can not revoke voting rightsBrown vs. board of education (1955)Reasons for segregation:Jim Crow Laws (in South)Plessey vs. FergusonReasons why segregation happened:Brown vs. board of education1955—Emmett Till death
1955—Rosa Parks initiates the Montgomery Alabama bus boycott (Martin Luther King) 

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