Civil Rights

  • Brown v. Board

    Brown v. Board
    Brown v. Board voted that Seperate but equal was unnconstitutional
  • Montgomery Bus Boycott

    Montgomery Bus Boycott
    Boycott over racial seggregation on the Buses.
  • Rosa Parks

    Rosa Parks
    She didnt give up her seat to the white people which started a civil rights movement.
  • SCLC

    African-American civil rights organization.
  • Little Rock Nine

    Little Rock Nine
    group of African-American students who were enrolled in Little Rock Central High School
  • Greensboro Sit ins

    Greensboro Sit ins
    a series of nonviolent protests which led to the Woolworth's department store chain reversing its policy
  • Freedom Riders

    Freedom Riders
    Interracial group of civil rights people who rode buses in the south to protest
  • I have a Dream

    I have a Dream
    MLK jr gave a speech on racial equality and end descrimination
  • March on Washington

    March on Washington
    Rally for civil and economic rights for blacks in washinton DC
  • Civil Rights Act of 1964

    Civil Rights Act of 1964
    Discrimination against blacks and women was outlawed
  • Malcolm X

    Malcolm X
    He fought for black rights, initially advocating the use of violence
  • Selma March

    Selma March
    march for civil rights in Selma
  • Bloody Sunday

    Bloody Sunday
    civil rights marchers were attacked by nonsupporters
  • Stokely Carmichael

    Stokely Carmichael
    Preached black power
  • Black Power

    Black Power
    political slogan for black people
  • Voting Rights Act of 1965

    Voting Rights Act of 1965
    ended descrimination for voting people
  • Black Panter Party

    Black Panter Party
    African American revoltionary group self defense of black people
  • MLK Jr.

    MLK Jr.
    Leader of the Civil Rights movement