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W.E.B. DuBois.Medgar Evers.Charles Hamilton Houston.Myrlie Evers-Williams.Oscar Micheaux.James Weldon Johnson.Harry T. and Harriette Moore.Mary White Ovington.What were the reactions to the Freedom Rides?groups were confronted by arresting police officers—as well as horrific violence from white protestors—along their routes, but also drew international attention to their cause.Briefly describe the impact of Martin Luther King, Jr. on the Civil Rights Movement.His strong belief in non-violent protest helped set the tone of themovement. ... Being an advocate for nonviolent protest in the Memphis sanitation worker strike.What was “Black Power” and how was it a change from the ideas and actions of earlier civil rights groups?PeopleLittle Rock Nine (What were they known for?)Rosa Parks (What did her actions lead to?)Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC)Attorney General Robert Kennedy (How did he react to the Freedom Rides?)Congress of Racial Equality (CORE)A. Philip RandolphNational Urban League (NUL)Black NationalistsMalcolm XBlack Panther PartyVocabularyBoycott – refusal to deal with something, such as a business, as a protest to force some kind of changeCivil disobedience – intentional breaking of a law in a nonviolent or passive mannerCivil Rights Movement – social movement of the 1950s and 1960s to establish equality and civil rights for African AmericansIntegration – acceptance and equal access for all people into a group or placeSegregation – enforced separation of groupsSocial activism – use of direct action to bring about social changeModule 7 – 7.03: Minority RightsThe Big Ideas

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