Black history month

black history

  • civil war

    civil war
    this was a war about the dissagreement of race it did not end racism but it paved a way to reduce it.this was a bloody war about 600000 men died in combat
  • the 54th Massachusetts

    the 54th Massachusetts
    The regiment was authorized in March 1863 by the Governor of Massachusetts, John A. Andrew. Commanded by Colonel Robert Gould Shaw, it was commissioned after the passage of the Emancipation Proclamation. Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton decided white officers would be in charge of all "colored" units. Also in there first battle they lost 42 men Also which was Jackie Robensens number
  • Jackie robenson intorduced to MLB

    Jackie robenson intorduced to MLB
    this is the year that his career begins threw hard ship and pain he started out as a rookie for the dogers thoght to be a no good rook but by the end of the yearto be rookie of the year
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    Jackie Robinsons career

    His career ended in 1950 last day of the year offord the manger position of the Montreal Royals
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    Martin luthers strikes

    not exsact day. martin luther held strikes for civile rights
  • rosa parks bus boycott

    rosa parks bus boycott
    rosa parks refused to give up her seat to a wight person becuse she was tyed of haveing to move to the back of the bus so it sarted a boycott for the bus company so that blacks could sit where they wanted
  • i have a dream speech

    i have a dream speech
    On this day one man chnged the world with the I Have A Dream speech where Martin Luther King jr talked about wanting blacks playing with wights and it not be wrong to and that non sepreat drinking fountins and shops were changed
  • Martin Luther King JRs assasanation

    Martin Luther King JRs assasanation
    Martin was shotOn this day martin was shot in the shoulder at 6:00 by a sniper who did not beleve in civile rights
  • Signing of Civil Rights Act

    Signing of Civil Rights Act
    Powers given to enforce the act were initially weak, but were supplemented during later years. Congress asserted its authority to legislate under several different parts of the United States Constitution, principally its power to regulate interstate commerce under Article One (section 8), its duty to guarantee all citizens equal protection of the laws under the Fourteenth Amendment and its duty to protect voting rights under the Fifteenth Amendment. The Act was signed into law by President Lyndo
  • Signing of Civil Rights Act

    Signing of Civil Rights Act
    Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968 is commonly known as the Fair Housing Act and was meant as a follow‑up to the Civil Rights Act of 1964. While the Civil Rights Act of 1866 prohibited discrimination in housing, there were no federal enforcement provisions. The 1968 act expanded on previous acts and prohibited discrimination concerning the sale, rental, and financing of housing based on race, religion, national origin, and since 1974, gender; since 1988, the act protects the people
  • Barack Obama

    Barack Obama
    is the 44th and current President of the United States, and the first African American to hold the office. Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, Obama is a graduate of Columbia University and Harvard Law School, where he served as president of the Harvard Law Review. He was a community organizer in Chicago before earning his law degree. He worked as a civil rights attorney and taught constitutional law at the University of Chicago Law School from 1992 to 2004. became presedent in 2007 1 20
  • barack obama reelected

    barack obama reelected
    Obama was re-elected president in November 2012, defeating Republican nominee Mitt Romney, and was sworn in for a second term on January 20, 2013. During his second term, Obama has promoted domestic policies related to gun control in response to the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, and has called for full equality for LGBT Americans, while his administration has filed briefs which urge the Supreme Court to strike down