Unformatted text preview: Civil Riights aAct, 1984 • Even legal discrimination by race and gender • Survives souther insus • Gender Is attenionally groups Selma • Voter registration Drive in Alabama • A March from Selma to Montgomery 1965 Voting Rights Act • LBJ: “we shall overcome.” • Made pull taxes and literacy tests illegal • Authorize fed. Govt to act directly to enable Af-am voting (investigating voting rights/legislation) Civil Rights Movement Cracks • SNCC changes tactics, not name • Malcom X, Stokely Carmichael, “Black Power” • “Rgihctts...
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- Fall '08
- Martin Luther King, Jr., Voting Rights Act, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, Non-Violent Coordinating Committee