Courtland and Jamie civil rights TL

  • thirteenth ammendment

    thirteenth ammendment
    Banned slavery from the united States. unless for a form of punishment
  • Fourteenth Amendment

    Fourteenth Amendment
    all persons born in the united states citizens of both the state and the nation where they resided. if born in the US they are automatically given full citizenship
  • Fifteenth Amendment

    Fifteenth Amendment
    Declared the right to vote. Shall not be denied on account of race, color, or previous condition of servitude
  • Plessy v. fergouson

    Plessy v. fergouson
    seprate but equal
  • Mendez v. westminister

    Mendez v. westminister
    desegrated schools for mexican americans and whites
  • Delgado v Bastrop isd

    Delgado v Bastrop isd
    undermineded the ridgid segragation of mexican americans
  • Sweatt v painter

    Sweatt v painter
    challennged the seperate but equal
  • Hernandez v Texas

    Hernandez v Texas
    a landmark United States Supreme Court case that decided that Mexican Americans and all other racial groups in the United States had equal protection under the 14th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution.
  • Brown v. board of education

    Brown v. board of education
    a landmark United States Supreme Court case in which the Court declared state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students to be unconstitutional
  • civil rights act of 1957

    civil rights act of 1957
    primarily a voting rights bill, was the first civil rights legislation passed by Congress in the United States since the 1866 and 1875 Acts.
  • Civil rights act of 1964

    Civil rights act of 1964
    is a landmark piece of civil rights legislation in the United States that outlawed discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, or national origin
  • 24th amendment, 1964

    24th amendment, 1964
    The Twenty-fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution prohibits requiring a poll tax for voters in federal elections.
  • Civil rights act 1965

    Civil rights act 1965
    prohibits racial discrimination in voting.
  • Edgewood v Kirby

    Edgewood v Kirby
    guaranteed that schools would receive funding for the 1993-94 academic year. so minority schools could afford better educaton and could come out of poverty