Nov 16th Lecture - Civil Rights 1956-1968

Nov 16th Lecture - Civil Rights 1956-1968 - National...

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African-American Civil Rights Movement, 1956-1968 Challenging Segregation and Racism Litigation Direct Action Cultural Nationalism Responses to Civil Rights Movement US Court Decisions Legislation and Executive Action Identity Politics Desegregation in Little Rock, Arkansas, 1957 Direct Action Montgomery Bus Boycott, 1956, SCLC (1957) Sit-Ins, 1960s Freedom Rides, 1961 Albany (Georgia) Movement, 1961 Birmingham (Alabama) Protests, 1963 March on Washington, August 1963 Freedom Summer, 1964 (SNCC, CORE) Selma to Montgomery, 1965
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Unformatted text preview: National Legislative Response Civil Rights Acts, 1957 and 1964 Voting Rights Act, 1965 Cultural Nationalism and Black Power Malcolm X CORE & SNCC Black Panther Party for Self-Defense Violence Terrorism and Murder Freedom Riders, Birmingham, Mississippi, Selma Assassinations: Malcolm X (1965), James Meredith (1966), MLK, Jr. (1968) Urban Riots: 1964; 1965, LA-Watts; 1967 Detroit; 1968-125 cities Kerner Commission, 1968...
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