{[ promptMessage ]}

Bookmark it

{[ promptMessage ]}

Nov 21 Notes - Civil Riights aAct 1984 • Even legal...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Keywords Student non-violent coordinating committee Freedom summer Voting rights act 1960-62 Lunch Counter Sit-ins, 1960 (spread across the south. Starts again in north Carolina) Student non-violent coordinating Committee, 1960 1961, Freedom Rides (they were beaten In numerous places) James Meredith desegregates Old Miss, 1962 (integrate old miss university with black.) Birmingham: most violent segregated location in the South Ols Miss Resistance -Used consideracy as a banner - 1963-64 Birmingham Potest – most segregated in the South March on Washington, 1963 (I have a dream) Freedom Summer (organized by the umbrella organization.
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

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...
View Full Document

  • Fall '08
  • Martin Luther King, Jr., Voting Rights Act, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, Non-Violent Coordinating Committee

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

Ask a homework question - tutors are online