Jackie Robinson was the first African American baseball player to join the major league.
President Truman passed executive order 9981
Was a supreme court case when the court declared in segregated schools
14 year old boy who flirted with a white girl in the grocery shop. Her husband and his half brother, kidnaped him. Beaten brutally then they put weights on emmett and put his body in the river.
She didn’t give up her seat on a bus to a white man. She got arrested
9 African American students enter a white school. Govt gets involved and helps them get into school and get a good education.
4 African American students of NC sat at a white only lunch counter. They would not leave until they get served.
Was a interracial group advocating nonviolence.
were riders who came from Washington DC on there way to New Orleans for a ralley. The Ku Klux Klan attacked wo busses.
was a march by hundreds of school students to tell the mayor of segregation
Was an act passed by the govt giving blacks more rights
He was killed when he was protecting his mom and grandfather. He was shot twice in the abdomen.
Martian Luther King Jr. Lead thousands and thousands of nonviolent protesters to the capitol in Montgomery. Police stopped the march by using force.