Chapter 28 - Reform, Rebellion, and Reaction

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Main organization during the Civil Rights Movement that were heavily involved in sit-ins and boycotts; headed by Stokely Carmichael
Spokesperson for the Nation of Islam who later became less radical and spoke for action through non-action, etc; assassinated in 1965
Mississippi NAACP leader who was gunned down in front of his house in June 1963
U.S. Supreme Court decision that upheld the doctrine of 'separate but equal'
Most violent city in the South during the 1960's
Assassinated Martin Luther King, Jr.
Governor of Alabama during the Civil Rights Movement
President Kennedy's domestic program used in his acceptance speech following his win in the election
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court under Eisenhower, Kennedy, and Johnson
Climax of struggles in the United States during the 1960's: King's assassination, Robert Kennedy's assassination, Mexico City Olympics, Chicago riots, etc.
Suspected sniper who assassinated John F. Kennedy in Dallas, TX on November 22, 1963
Location of the first sit-in during the Civil Rights Movement
Civil rights activist who mainly pushed for the right for all blacks in the South to be able to register themselves to vote
Feminist writer and political activist who became a media spokesperson for the women's liberation movement; co-founded Ms. Magazine
Site of invasion of southern Cuba by CIA-trained Cuban exiles in order to take down Fidel Castro; failed
Confrontation between the U.S. and Soviet Union in October 1962 in which the Soviets joined forces with the Cubans and created a nuclear arsenal on the island
U.S. Supreme Court decision that ruled that state legislature districts had to be roughly equal in population
Name for when minorities move into a certain area and large amounts of white families moved away as a result
Provided federal funding for medical costs of older Americans under Johnson's administration
Religious-based civil rights movement that was known for being extremely radical
March to the capitol of Alabama, aided by President Johnson and his call to the Alabama National Guard to protect the marchers
Governor of Arkansas during the Civil Rights Movement
Civil rights activists who rode interstate buses into the segregated Southern United States
Democratic candidate who surprisingly won the Election of 1960 over favorite Richard Nixon; assassinated on November 22, 1963
Most prominent civil rights icon during the 1960's; March on Washington; assassinated in 1968
U.S. Supreme Court decision that declared the segregation of public schools to be unconstitutional
Governor of Mississippi during the Civil Rights Movement
Domestic programs proposed and enacted by President Johnson to eliminate poverty and racial injustice in the United States
African-American civil rights organization headed by Martin Luther King, Jr.
Most radical civil rights group that used 'Black Power' fist as their salute to the cause; founded by Huey Newton and Bobby Seale
Conservative activist in the Republican Party who gave rise to feminine power
Defensive strategy in contrast to Eisenhower's 'New Look'; called for mutually assured destruction, only in a strategic, tactical, and conventional level
Project during Johnson's administration that offered preschool education for poor children
The Soviet Union agreed to remove their nuclear missiles from Cuba if the United States removed their missiles from this country
Amendment that called for overall equality between both sexes; passed through both houses of Congress in 1972 but never ratified
First student admitted into the segregated University of Mississippi Law School
Group of volunteers who traveled to third world countries to help out the inhabitants
Leader of the Nation of Islam
Arizona Senator who ran as the Republic candidate in the Election of 1964 and suggested the use of nuclear warfare to crush the Communist North Vietnam
Vice Presidential candidate for the Democrats in the Election of 1960; became president in 1963 and worked specifically toward tax cuts and antipoverty legislation

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