Happy Days and the Beginning of the Civil Rights Movement
Oliver Brown and his African American daughter lived in Topeka, Kansas. Brown's daughter had been going to an all black school a couple miles away and he was angered because the school he lived right next to wouldn't allow black kids. Furious, Brown to the case to Supreme Court and two years later, they ruled no more school segregation.
The Civil Right group that helped with The Montgomery Bus Boycott. New leader was the baptist Martin Luther King JR.
In Montgomery, Alabama, Rosa Parks boarded a bus at sat in the front. The Next stop a White man Approached her and told her to move to the back of the bus where the blacks were supposed to sit. She refused; was then arrested and went to jail. Once other African Americans heard about this they got every black person to boycott the buses. The Bus companies eventually lost so much they gave in and allowed non-segregated buses.
After FDR's death, his vice Harry Truman entered office. Truman finished WWll with a big "bang". Afterwards, he had some goals for the U. S. called the Fair Deal
The US gave 12 billion dollars to Western Europe to help boost other countries economies. We did this because we figured that poor people like the idea of communism and if there is less poor people then the spread of communism will descend
Joseph Stalin, Russian Communist Leader, had Isolated West Berlin from the rest of the world turning it communist. American then sent payloads(planes) to West Berlin to supply food and clothing. This went on for about a year.
A group of Non-Communist countries trying to prevent the spread of communism
An Alliance between Eastern Europe and the USSR. Defense against anti-communist countries
After J. Stalin died, Nikita Khrushchev becomes the new communist leader of the USSR.
Mcfarland Kindergarten Opened
The 22nd Amendment stated that a president couldn't stay in office for more than two terms.