civil right essay - or interfered with because of their...

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A civil right is an enforceable right or privilege, which if interfered with by another gives rise to an action for injury. Examples of civil rights are freedom of speech, press, assembly, the right to vote, freedom from involuntary servitude, and the right to equality in public places. Discrimination occurs when the civil rights of an individual are denied
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Unformatted text preview: or interfered with because of their relationship in a particular group or class. The time period between 1950s and 1970s is also known as the Civil Right Movement. The Civil Rights Movement refers to the political, social, and economical struggle of African Americans to gain full citizenship and racial equality....
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