Week 4 CheckPoint - Leaders and Legislation of the Civil Rights and Black Power Movements ETH 125

Week 4 CheckPoint - Leaders and Legislation of the Civil Rights and Black Power Movements ETH 125

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Axia College Material Appendix C Leaders and Legislation of the Civil Rights and Black Power Movements Identify leaders of the Civil Rights and Black Power movements and their contributions to their respective causes. How did these social pioneers forge the way for this important ratification? What legislation was relevant during these critical times? Part I Complete the following matrix by identifying 7 to 10 leaders or legislative events from both the Civil Rights and Black Power movements. The first leader is provided as a model. Leader and Associated Legislation, if any Date(s ) Organization and/or Cause Contribution A. Philip Randolph 1941 Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters, which fought Discrimination His threat to march on Washington to protest discriminatory treatment caused former President Franklin D. Roosevelt to react with new policies on job discrimination. W.E.B. Du Bois 1910 NAACP, which dealt with equal rights for all people of color Head of the NAACP who founded “The Crisis”. Was responsible for
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This note was uploaded on 11/12/2010 for the course ETH 125 taught by Professor Jameshenderson during the Spring '09 term at University of Phoenix.

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Week 4 CheckPoint - Leaders and Legislation of the Civil Rights and Black Power Movements ETH 125

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