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Unformatted text preview: to use “dignity and Christian love”. Many people in the White community tried to stop the protest using tactics of intimidation and not having access to put insurance on cars to prevent carpooling. During this time a bomb exploded in Martin Luther King’s house to try to stop the protest, but on November 23, 1956 the Supreme Court ruled that segregation on the buses was illegal. I feel because of this event other African Americans saw that they need to start to stand up for their rights. I believe that this protest lead to other protests against segregation. THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT 3 Reference Davidson, J. (2006). A Nation of nations: A concise narrative of the American Republic (4th Ed.). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill....
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