• Missouri compromise

    deciding if Missouri should be a slave state or not and it become a slave state.
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  • Brown v. the board of education decision

    The Supreme Court ruled that segregated schools were in violation of the Constitution.
  • Dred Scott decision

    Scott was a slave living in a free state when his owner died so he asked thier widow if he could pay for his freedom, she said no so he sued her and won his freedom for him and his faimily.
  • John brown raid (harper's ferry)

    John was a abolitionist and that was he's motive to raid a armory for weapons to try to get slaves to fight back and become free.
  • American Civil War

    The Union was the north who where fighting for no slavery, and the Confedarate was the south who where fighting for slavery.
  • RP & EP

    The proclamation stated that all persons held as slaves within the rebellious states are free.
  • Jim Crows laws

    The jim crow laws enforced racial segregation (separation of black people from whites).
  • Plessy v. Ferugsundecision

    Laws that were pased that required the separation of the races in public accommodations, schools, hospitals, and even cemeteries.
  • The montgomery bus boycott

    the boycott taught the African Americans if they refused to accept segregation, it did not have to exist.
  • Date TKAMB was made

    1960 was when the book was written.
  • March on washington

    African Americans to descend on the Capitol in Washington, D.C., to protest about the racial discrimination.