Lecture 33 - f. The emergence of a student Vermont f.i....

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Lecture 33: Civil Rights and Modern Americans Histroy Part II I. Civil Rights in the 1950s (recap) a. Legal victories (Brown) b. Eisenhower c. White Resistance d. Southern Manifesto II. Montgomery Bus Boycott a. Rosa Parks: Dec 21 1956 b. The fact that they win gives them self confidence c. Passive: non aggressive protest d. More pervasive III. A New Generation of Protest a. Greensboro NC 1960 a.i. Four men sit at the counter because they are not allowed to be served a.ii. Sit-ins b. Economic protest b.i. Loosing money because they wont serve them c. Adult support d. SNCC e. Sense of purpose e.i. Makes people feel like they have a place
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Unformatted text preview: f. The emergence of a student Vermont f.i. Students were becoming active IV. Liberalism and JFK a. The man b. The campaign b.i. Go out and help America c. The promise d. The new frontier V. The Challenge to JFK a. JFK the campaigner becomes JFK the president b. The freedom rides b.i. They are not doing anything illegal c. Voter registration d. Birmingham, AL 1963 VI. March on Washington a. Lyndon Johnson takes command b. Constituency for further reform c. The great society d. Evaluating the war on poverty Butter and bullets Can’t give more then you have...
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