Racial Discrimination

Timeline created by johnnyboii99
  • Brown vs Board of Education

    Supreme court decision Brown v. Board of Education. United States surpreme court said Seperate schools for blacks and whites is unconstitutional.
  • Emmet Till

    14-year-old Emmet Till was kiddnaped, beaten, shot, and dumped in the Tallahatchie River for whistling at a white women. Two white men were arrested for the murder acquitted by an all white jury. They later bragged about commiting the murder in a magazine article.
  • Martin Luther King Jr.

    Martin Luther King Jr.
    Martin Luther King jr. got arrested for starting a Campaign movement for Civil Rights.
  • King Assassination

    King Assassination
    James Earl Ray assassinates Martin Luther King while hes standing on the balcony of the Lorane Motel in Memphis, TN
  • The Civil Rights Restoration Act

    It expanded the reach of none discrimination laws.
  • Million Man March

    A gathering of social activists to unite in self-help and self defense against racism.