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Executive Order 8802
Armed Forces Integration
Brown vs. Board of Education
The Killing Of Emmett Till
Greensboro Sit-ins
Freedom Riders
The Coming of James Meredith
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church
"Children's Crusade"
" The March On Washington"
1964 Freedom Summer Project
Civil Rights Act of 1964
24th Amendment
Voting Rights Act of 1965
Watts Riots
Neshoba Country, Miss
Salem, Alabama
Martin Luther King, Jr.
On the Bus With Rosa Parks
Black Panthers
Newark Riots
Detroit Riots
Negro Spirituals
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Events of Civil Rights Movement

Black History

Martin Luther King, Jr.

      A man ,who redefined the word Dream, would cause a revolutionary change. Martin Luther King, Jr., a man of great knowledge. Who is this man? What did he do to help the Civil Rights Movement.
     It would all start when a tired Black woman would not move for a white man. She was jailed for her refusalment. Dr. King leading the Montgomery Improvement Association would organized a boycott of Montgomery buses for more than a year. In a 1956 U.S. Supreme Court ruling, the segregation laws on Alabama's buses were declared unconstitutional.
    Dr. King organized the SCLC or the Southern Christian Leadership Conferences to further advance Black equality. His nonviolent tactics were from the teachings of Ghandi.
   In 1963, King led one of the most demonstrations in history of the U.S. nation. " The March On Washington,"
would include  Dr. King's famous " I Have a Dream" speech.
                          " The March on Washington"