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PLESSY v. FERGUSON

1896

FORMATION OF THE NAACP – NATIONAL ASSOC. for the ADVANCEMENT OF COLORED PEOPLE

1909

FORMATION OF CORE – CONGRESS of RACIAL EQUALITY

1942

CIVIL RIGHTS ACTS OF THE 50’s

1950 - 1959

BROWN v. BOARD of EDUCATION

1954

THE MONTGOMERY BUS BOYCOTT

1955 - 1956

SHOWDOWN IN LITTLE ROCK – THE LITTLE ROCK 9

1957

FORMATION OF THE SCLC – SOUTHERN CHRISTIAN LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

1957

FORMATION OF THE SNCC – STUDENT NONVIOLENT COORDINATING COMMITTEE

1960

CIVIL RIGHTS ACTS OF THE 60’s

1960 - 1969

FREEDOM RIDERS

1961

MARCH ON WASHINGTON

1963

FREEDOM SUMMER

1964

24TH AMENDMENT

1964

REMOVAL OF THE AMOS and ANDY SHOW

1966

ELECTION OF MAYOR STOKES

1967

GRIGGS v. DUKE POWER CO.

1971

UNIV. OF CALIFORNIA v. BAKKE

1978