American History X

  • monroe doctrine

  • Booker T. Washington born

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    progressive impulse

  • congress declares war on spain (spanish-american war)

  • spanish surrender

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    progressive movement

  • Muller v. Oregon

  • National Association for the Advancment of Colored People (NAACP) founded

  • Outbreak of WW1. (Germany declares war on Russia)

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    World War 1

  • Panama Canal opened

  • U.S. enters the war against Germany

  • Treaty of Versailles

  • WW2 commences with Germany's invasion of Poland

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  • Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor

  • United States enters World War 2

  • Allied forces invade Germany (D-day)

  • A-bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki

  • Germany and Japan surrender

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    Korean war

  • Brown v. Board of Education

  • Rosa Parks refuses to give up her seat on a public bus.

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    Civil Rights Movement

  • Assassination of JFK.

  • MLK assassinated

  • all school segregation is ended with Alexander v. Holmes County Board of Education.