Black people in America were only granted the right to vote for their leader in the late 80’s. (Passed by Congress February 26, 1869. Ratified February 3, 1870).
Segregation occurred where black people couldn’t travel on public transport, couldn’t eat in the same place and whites and couldn’t share facilities with white people.
USA- Black history
There have been black people who dedicate their lives, trying to get equal rights for black people. Martin Luther King was an example. However he was assainated for his efforts.
KKK were a group of normal people from the American society, but these people tormented and often killed black people for the colour of their skin.
John Sidney McCain III (born August 29, 1936) is the senior United States Senator from Arizona. He was the Republican nominee for president in the 2008 United States election.
McCain graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1958. He became a naval aviator, flying ground-attack aircraft from aircraft carriers. During the Vietnam War, he nearly lost his life. In October 1967, while on a bombing mission over Hanoi, he was shot down, badly injured, and captured by the North Vietnamese. He was a prisoner of war until 1973.
Obama got 365 presidential votes
John McCain received 173
Either candidate needed 270 votes to win
Obama received support from 66,882,230 people, which is 53% of the population of the USA
McCain received support from 53,343,671 people, only 46% of the population
Out of the total national precincts, 99% of them reported