Sydney S, Brian T, Hunter K, Period 1

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    Civil Rights Movemnet


    THis group fought for Brown Vs.Board of Education.
  • Committe On Civil Rights

    To study racial discrimination and to suggest fedral solutions to the problem
  • Thurgood Marshall

    Was the attorney who had argued the Sweatt case.
  • Brown vs. Board of Education

    THe Supreme Court ruled that segragation in public schools was illegel.
  • Rosa Parks

    Rosa Parks
    An African American seemstress who refussed to give up her seat to a white passenger.
  • Montgomery Boycott

    Montgomery Boycott
    An African American boycott of the city bus system.
  • The Montfomery Improvment Association

    THey chose Martin Luther King Jr. to lead this group.
  • Martin Luther King Junior

    Martin Luther King Junior
    The leader of the Montgomery Improvement Associatinon in 1955.
  • Supreme Court Overuled Montgormety Bus System

    The Supreme Court made the Montgomery Bus System was illegel.
  • Little Rock NIne

    Little Rock NIne
    Nine African American students were sent to a central High School to end segragation in schools.
  • Elizabeth ECK Ford

    Caused President Eisenhower to send fedreal troops to enforce desegragation at central high.
  • Ernest Green

    The first African American to graduate for a central high school.