Grants due process and equal protection under the law to African Americans
Unanimous agreement that segregation in schools was unconstitutional
Emmett Till was kidnapped and brutally beaten,shot and dumped in the Tallahatchie river.
Started with the arrest of Rosa Parks, lasted until the buses are desegregated
Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat in the colored section to a white passenger
The integration of black students blocked by orders of the governor of Arkansas. President Eisenhower orders a group of federal troops and the national guard to help assist with the integration.