Unformatted text preview: the “white” man her seat and that is when the protests began. Brown vs. Board of education (1954) was when the Supreme Court case attacked the notion of “separate but equal.” This added fuel to the fire for this specific time frame of student protests, marches, boycotts, etc. However, unlike many people did not think this great event caused the Civil Rights movement. This moment was a very important in the whole campaign that did in deed help to start the whole direct action that lasted at least two decades....
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- Spring '10
- Supreme Court of the United States