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Civil Rights Events 1945-68
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Movement in August 1963; King gives famous speech.
1950 court case in Texas, forced integration of state law school.
Campaign during which King was assassinated.
March during which James Meredith was shot in 1966.
Report published under Johnson in 1965. Blamed blacks for their situation.
1896 case that established 'seperate but equal.'
Name of programmes launched by Panthers in 1968 that created health clinics, breakfast and 'liberation schools'.
Campaign led by King in 1966 - fight for end to descrimination in housing.
1963 campaign the led to police violence (use of police dogs and firehoses).
1960 - 4 students from Agriculture and Technical College sat in at what store?
Court decision that ended school segration.
Organisation headed by King.
Name of southern laws that prevented integration and voting.
1956 case won by NAACP - that made segregation on busses illegal.
Year the US Military was desegregated.
Name of one of two major Native American groups in the 1960s.
Movement that brought Martin Luther King to national attention, lasted 381 days.
Court decision that stated that integration should happen 'with all deliberate speed.'
Year Johnson passed the civil rights act that ended legal segregation.
Name of union headed by Cesar Chavez in 1965.
Year Malcolm X was assassinated
Failed movement 1961-62, packing jails didn't work.
1960 court case that made segregation in interstate bus travel illegal.
Tactic used by Black Panthers to end police violence. Began in Oakland, California.
Year Johnson passed voting rights act.
First President to give his inagural address to an integrated crowd.
Governor who initially stops meredith from entering university.
National campain King tried to organise in 1968 to bring several minority groups together to fight for better housing, and employment.
What Civil Rights organisation was born out of the sit-in movement?
Voter registration campaign in Mississippi in 1964.
1957 - 9 students tried to inegrate a school in what city?
1961 movement designed to test supreme court ruling on interstate bus travel.
University integrated by James Meredith.
Year lyncing of Emmett Till occurred.
1965 protest in Alabama targeting voter registration. Led by King, violence used by police (cattle prods).
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