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April 6,2011 Start of Civil Rights movement Double V campaign: Victory at home; victory abroad inequality still existed CORE: Congress of Racial equality founded in Chicago becomes big part of Civil rights Movement Prejudice many African americans lives were improved race riots: Detroit, LA,etc after WWII Korean War 1950s: Second Reconstruction Take reconstruction admendments and reinforce them 14 th and 15 th amendments give laws teeth-> be enforced by federal government Controversy 1950 wrapped in misty nostalgia poodle skirts, life simple and cleaner->1950s known for Black werent good in the 50s Jim Crow firmly in place 1950s was suburban conformist decade Reaction to the continuing racial real enforcement of 14 th and 15 th 14th-1868 15th- 1878 Successful->Young black leaders black conceived, black staff, little to no help from whites black in charge of civil rights( black movement)
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