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Unformatted text preview: The lower class had to be prevented from revolting o Keeping these people at the working level will lead to revolt o Segregation 1957 Dred Scott Decision o Ruled that African Americans could not sue because they were not citizens Civil War Amendments 13, 14, and 15 o 13. o 14: Overturned Dred Scott Decision o 15: The right to vote could not be obstructed by ones race. (Tried to let blacks vote) Plessey v. Ferguson 1896 o Separate but equal A quantitative statement not a qualitative one Thurgood Marshall (Hero Figure) o First black Supreme Court Justice o Used to search for separate but equal cases and found them in law and graduate schools. Brown v. The Board of Education o o White Flight...
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This note was uploaded on 10/10/2011 for the course PHIL 160 taught by Professor Coakley during the Spring '11 term at University of Arizona- Tucson.
- Spring '11