1950-1990

  • Ku Klux Klan

    Ku Klux Klan
    inside the ku klux klan
    The KKK known as the KU KLUX KLAN is a racial klan. Who dislikes hispanics, colored, Also anyone else who is not white or christian. The new klans men fear they will be putten into prison camps by others. They say their chant by lighting a cross on fire and lifting their arms and chant white power.
  • Brown vs Board of Education

    Brown vs Board of Education
    Brown vs Board of education of Topeka was a landmark. United States supreme court which the court declared that the state laws established separation of schools. Which means the whites had a nice school with up to date books. While the colored had hand me down books and broken chairs.
  • Murder of Emmitt Till

    Murder of Emmitt Till
    emmitt till doc
    Emmitt till was a african american teenager who died at the age of 14. He was lynched by two white males. (j.w. milam,roy bryant). For whistiling at a white woman. They beat him and lynched him and threw him into the river. His body was revealed with barbed wire around his neck, which suffocated him to death.
  • Sputnik is launched

    Sputnik is launched
    Sputnik 1 was the first artificial earth satellite. That the Soviet Union launched. It had a external radio antennae to reach the radio pulses.
    The Sputnik was a polished metal sphere that was launched into outerspace.
  • Vietnam War

    Vietnam War
    Vietnam War, 1970: CBS camera rolls as platoon comes under fire \
    The vietnam war also known as the second indochina war. The combatant were united states of America, China, South Korea, South Vietnam, and the Viet Cong. The Viet Cong are vietnamese soldiers who work during the day and fight at night. The vietcong had tunnels undeground they woukd hide in and when the platoons were spooted they would jump out and start shooting.
  • Rosa Parks

    Rosa Parks
    In december 4 of 1955 Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to obey the bus drivers command .When he said for her to move to the back of the bus. Rosa Parks didnt listen she didnt move at all.She broke the city law for public buses. Also she was arrested on her birthday.
  • Little Rock Nine

    Little Rock Nine
    little rock nine
    little rock nine is a group of nine african american students. Who were enrolled in little rock central high.Which led to the litte rock nine crisis which didnt racially allow them to enter the school. Riots started in front of the school which led to calling the military.
    President Dwight D Eisenhower called in the troops to the school to settle the riot. So the Nine was escorted after the president fixed everything
  • JFK assassination

    JFK assassination
    Zapruder Film Slow Motion (HIGHER QUALITY)
    President John F Kennedy was shot about 2 times. 1 in the head and the other in the neck. 1 hour after president kennedy died his assassin lee harvey oswald was captured and arrested. Lee Harvey Oswald was laid on a stretcher right after the force shot him.
  • Nike company is established

    Nike company is established
    The founders of nike are Bill Boerman, phil Knight. They created an all american multinational corporation. Which designs footwear, apparel and etc. Now the company is worth 52 billion dollars. These Days wearing Nike's is all people care about. Peope create their own styles with the shoes and apparell.
  • Black Panther Party

    Black Panther Party
    black panther party documentation
    The black panther party is a group of african americans. They practiced militia self defense on the government. The black panther party is one of the first colored parties who militially fought for colored rights. The Black Panther Party was supposedly jailed in with MLK JR
  • Martin Luther King

    Martin Luther King
    Martin Luther King jr was an afican american baptist minister,activist, humanitarian. He was assassinated on april 4 in 1968 by a man named James Earl Ray. He gave a speech on the step of the lincoln memorial in washington DC. MLK was assassinated at at motel named the lorraine motel. To this day the lorraine motel still stands as a museum for MLK JR
  • Ronald Reagan Assassination attempt

    Ronald Reagan Assassination attempt
    Ronald Reagan was the 40th president of the united states of america. He was shot as an attempt to be killed. His attempt assassin is John Hinckley Jr. President reagan was shot with a thirty eight or 22 caliber pistol. Eventually President Reagan died in 2004 after suffering with alzheimers disease for over a decade.