Chapter 37- April 12, 2011

Chapter 37- April 12, 2011 - Chapter 37 14:18 A.P U.S...

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Eisenhower tried to reassimilate Native Americans into society Failed in doing so as the program was abandoned in 1961 Branch Rickey was the owner of the Brooklyn Dodgers who decided to try and integrate baseball He chose Jackie Robinson for being somebody who was both a good player but also had class He played minor league for Montreal and had proven himself there Bill Russell led his college basketball team at the University of San Francisco to the national title and was the ±rst prominent African American in the NBA Truman became disgusted with the murders of blacks that he heard of He integrates the armed forces and federal work places Sweat v. Painter of 1950 declared professional schools as unequal The Brown v. Board of Education had its decision based on the 14th amendment Thurgood Marshall , later becomes the ±rst supreme court black justice, was the lawyer for the NAACP in the trial Extensive studies done by Kenneth Clark were used to overturn
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This note was uploaded on 02/26/2012 for the course GENERAL 101 taught by Professor None during the Spring '12 term at Aurora University.

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Chapter 37- April 12, 2011 - Chapter 37 14:18 A.P U.S...

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