Jackie Robinson was the first black man to play in the MLB proving that black people can do what they want such as be a baseball player.
Truman ends segregation in the military.
It helped desegregate public schools.
It showed the racial intolerance in in the south toward blacks from the KKK.
This ended segregation on buses and the boycott of buses.
The nine black students were escorted to school by the national guard who were sent by Eisenhower, this showed that the president wouldn't stand for racism in public schools.
Sit-in's were used as an effective tool to end segregation. Blacks and whites would sit on places made for white only and not leave until given the service they wanted or util they were arrested.
SNCC was a U.S. civil-rights organization formed by students whose aim was to achieve political and economic equality for blacks through local and regional action groups.
Black and white students would rode into the deep south to have rallies and show that the racism and segregation in the south is wrong.
Young people converge on the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church; over 900 children protest and go to jail while trying to end segregation.
This act ended segregation of blacks from whites proving that the black people of America have the same rights as white Americans.
The people walked for voting rights and were jailed for the march showing that the whites were scared to listen to blacks and give them their rights.
Killed in Marion Alabama by a state trooper, whites were using their power too much and hurting innocent people.
This act ended discriminatory voting practices and was adopted in the south too.