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Civil Rights and the 1950s: Crash Course US History #39
African-American Civil Rights Movement (1955-1968)
Oct 08, AM. Apr 09, PM. Membership in CORE is still stated to be open to "anyone who believes that 'all people are created equal' and is willing to work towards the ultimate goal of true equality throughout the world. Farmer, Jr. Robinson, and Bernice Fisher.
The civil rights movement in the United States was a decades-long struggle with the goal of enforcing constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that white Americans already enjoyed. Between and , acts of nonviolent protest and civil disobedience produced crisis situations and productive dialogues.
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Mass action replacing litigation
The civil rights movement was an organized effort by black Americans to end racial discrimination and gain equal rights under the law. It began in the late s and ended in the late s. May 17, Brown v. Board of Education , a consolidation of five cases into one, is decided by the Supreme Court , effectively ending racial segregation in public schools. Many schools, however, remained segregated. December 1, Rosa Parks refuses to give up her seat to a white man on a Montgomery, Alabama bus. Her defiant stance prompts a year-long Montgomery bus boycott.