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Forced Order
Voting Rights Act
New Orleans Killings (KKK)
2nd Civil Rights Act
Assassination of Malcolm X
14th Amendment
Oscar de Priest becomes first black congressman since 1900
National Negro Congress Established
SC - Browder vs Gayle
Jesse Jackson Presidential Nomination Run
Birmingham Protest
Mobile Walkout, Alabama
SC - Grove City vs Bell
Military Reconstruction Act
NAACP Established
Atlanta Compromise
SC - Green vs Conally
Tuskegee Institute Established
SC - Buchanan vs Warley
Scotsboro Boys Case
Congress makes MLK's birthday a holiday.
Voting Rights Act Renewal
Boll Weevil Plague
Civil Rights Restoration Act
South Carolina Freedmen's Convention
SC - Gaines vs Canada
Civil Rights Act
Coushatta Massacre (White League)
4th Civil Rights Act
SC - Swann vs Charlotte Mecklenburg B of E
15th Amendment
SC rules enforcement acts unconstitutional.
Nation Urban League Established
Truman uses an executive order to prohibit military segregation.
Memphis Riots (KKK)
Little Rock Crisis
Nixon's Philadelphia Plan
SC - Baake vs Regents University
SC - Milliken vs Bradley
Rodney King Riots
Equal Opportunity Act
SC - Smith vs Allright
Detroit Race Riots
1st Civil Rights Act
Poor Peoples Campaign
SC - Boynton vs Virginia
The Compromise involving Rutherford.
SCLC Established
3rd Civil Rights Act
Colfax Massacre (White League)
Springfield Race Riots
Truman issues Presidents Committee on Civil Rights
Rehnquist made Chief Justice.
SC - Moore vs Dempsey
Renewal of Fair Housing Act
Congress of Racial Equality Established
Freedom Rides
Universal Negro Improvement Association Established
SC - Slaughterhouse Case
Murder of Emmett Till
Fair Housing Act
SC - Guinn vs Supreme Court
Niagara Movement Established
Bush vetoes Civil Rights Bill
SC overturns arrests of 250 blacks at Elaine Riots Arkansas
KKK Reformation
Roosevelt uses an executive order to ban racial discrimination in federal employment.
SC - Griggs vs Duke Power Company
Freedmen's Bureau Established
Beginning of the Long Hot Summers
SC - Brown vs Board of Education
Chicago Race Riots
Washington March
SNCC Established
National Negro Business League
SC - Plessy vs Ferguson
SC - Mississippi vs Williams
Closure of the Freedmens Bureau

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