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Chapter 27 Topic/Objective: Walking into Freedom Land: The Civil Rights Movement 1941-1973 Essential Question(s): How did liberalism reaching its apex, generate a variety of political and cultural responses? What two tracks did the Civil Rights Movement follow?
A. Phillip Randolph (who was he and what did his actions show about white leaders and institutions?) Leader of the most powerful black trade Union and planned a protest in Washington, causing FDR to issue executive order which prohibited racial discrimination in defense industries and led to the creation of the Fair Employment Practices Commission Why did FDR issue Executive Order 8802?
alongside blacks FOR and CORE philosophy and roots: Adopted philosophy of nonviolent direct actions espoused by Gandhi of India Cold War Civil Rights Jackie Robinson Joined the Brooklyn Dodgers and broke through discrimination in baseball Why did many African Americans join the Democratic party during the New Deal? (Think back to Ch. 23) They hoped that FDR’s New Deal would also include African Americans “To Secure These Rights” States’ Rights Democratic Party Civil Rights and the New Deal Coalition Why did Truman support civil rights?

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