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Research Outline: 1Mia HarperHIS-450Professor AmyJanuary 26, 2020
Research Outline: 1Title: The Civil Rights Movement Thesis: This paper analyzes the civil rights movement, its impacts on the current status of rights, and roles of its leaders like Martin Luther King. Introduction to the Civil Rights Movement: The progressive advancement of social equality began on December 1, 1955, when Rosa Parks, an African-American woman, was arrested in Montgomery, Alabama for failing to travel to the rear of the transport. Through nonviolent protest, the advancement of social freedoms in the 1950s and 1960s broke the precedent of open offices being segregated by "race" in the South andaccomplished the most significant achievement in enacting equal rights for African Americans since the timeline for reconstruction. Civil rights include ensuring the physical and mental uprightness, life, and welfare of individual groups; exemption from discrimination on grounds