Civil Rights Movement (Baker 4th) Chelsea, Jasmine

  • 13th Amendemnt

    Abolishment of Slavery
  • 14th Amendement

    Granted citizenship to “all persons born or naturalized in the united states”
  • 15th Amendement

    Gave African American men the right to vote by declaring that the “right of citizens of the united states or by any state on account of race, color, or previous condition of servitude”
  • Plessey vs Ferguson

    Resulted in a new legaldoctrin endorsing the seperate but equal facilities for African American
  • Mendez vs Westminster

    Mexican american segregation in school
  • Sweatt vs painter

    Equal Education
  • Brown vs The Board of Education

    Segregated Education
  • Hernandez vs Texas

    Mexican american had equal protection under the 14th amendement
  • Civil Rights Act 1957

    An act that started civil right legislative program. Aims to ensure all african americans could exercise their right to vote. It increased the number of register
  • 24th Amendement

    Abolition of the Poll Tax
  • Civil Right Act 1964

    Outlawed descrimination on the basis of race, color, relgion, sex ,orgin and employment. Enforced descgreation of schools. It didnt end descrimination but furthered the movement
  • Voting Rights Act 1965

    The act to enforece the 15th amendemt