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Unformatted text preview: with the bombing of the church in BirminghamKennedy came on the TV to discuss the event and others 1964, Freedom Summer - 1964, Voting Rights Act allows for voter registration in the southPresident Johnson says he will fight for the rights of the blacks 1965, Bloody Sunday, March from Selma to Montgomery the march was to bring attention to voter registrationGov. Wallace had the police to stop the march, but the police started chasing and beating people and used tear gas 1965, Civil Rights Act - Key Civil Rights Organizations: SCLC Southern Christian Leadership Conference - CORE Congress on Radical Equality - SNCC Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee - Massive Resistance Governors Faubus & Wallace - White Citizens Council - Interposition - Dixiecrats -...
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- Fall '07