US HISTORY/WORLD GEOGRAPHY

Apr 15th, 2015
Studypool Tutor
Price: $5 USD

Tutor description

US HISTORY/WORLD GEOGRAPHY

Word Count: 589
Showing Page: 1/17
Civil RightsCivil Rights Movement African-Americans still discriminated againstfollowing World War II World experiences from the War inspired many topush for Civil RightsBrown v. Board-1954 NAACP sued Topeka,Kansas Board ofEd.wouldnt letAfrican-American girlall white school Supreme Courtoverturned Plessy v.Fergusson case ruledsegregated schoolsunconstitutionalHeart of Atlanta Motel v. U.S.1964 Supreme Court ruledCongress should useits authority toregulate interstatecommerce to outlawsegregation in privatebusinessesLittle Rock Southern leadersresisteddesegregation Arkansas Governorcalled in NationalGuard to preventstudents from enteringschool President Eisenhowernationalized the guard& mobilized the 101stAirborne Div. toenforce SupremeCourt rulingOle Miss & Alabama James Meredith notallowed in to Ole Misscause he was blackPresident Kennedyused federalauthorities to allow heentrance Alabama Gov. GeorgeWallace physicallyblocked entrance toprevent AfricanAmericans fromentering AlabamaMontgomery Bus Boycott Montgomery, Alabamalaw forbade Blackssitting with Whites Rosa Parks defied lawon Dec. 1, 1955 andwas arrested African-AmericanCommunity boycotteduse of buses for monthscosting the company agreat deal of money Nov. 1956 SupremeCourt desegregatedpublic transportationDr. Martin Luther King Jr. MLKBaptist ministerlead Montgomery BusBo

Review from student

Studypool Student
" Top quality work from this guy! I'll be back! "
Ask your homework questions. Receive quality answers!

Type your question here (or upload an image)

1831 tutors are online

Brown University





1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology




2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University




982 Tutors

Columbia University





1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University





2113 Tutors

Emory University





2279 Tutors

Harvard University





599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology



2319 Tutors

New York University





1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University





1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University





2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University





932 Tutors

Princeton University





1211 Tutors

Stanford University





983 Tutors

University of California





1282 Tutors

Oxford University





123 Tutors

Yale University





2325 Tutors