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RACIAL SEGREGATION
All living things long to be loved, including human
  beings. The feeling of living in a time where th...
Colored citizens of
America were
discriminated against and
some of their rights were
taken away. Feelings of
anger, loss o...
Taking away even the small things, such as being forced to
drinking from a certain drinking fountain could make a person
f...
The simplest rights were
taken away, such as having
the right to pick your own seat
on a bus. They were only
allowed to si...
Some were strong and filled with courage so they fought for their rights just
like Rosa Parks. She protested by sitting in...
Martin Luther King Jr. stood up and spoke with wisdom,
faith and confidence hoping to change the views of many
people and ...
Certain places only serve one race. Colored people were not
allowed in the places or they served them and only allowed
cer...
People protested for equal rights
such as; intergraded public
transportation, schools, other
public places, and jobs.
Instead of going to school or playing ball with friends, colored children
didn’t have many opportunities; only to fight fo...
People then fought for what they knew was right, and in
comparison to then and now, a lot has changed and a lot is
continu...
BIBLIOGRAPHY.
   “The African-American Civil Rights Movement.quot; The Human
    Trafficking Project. May-June 09 <The Af...
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  1. 1. RACIAL SEGREGATION All living things long to be loved, including human beings. The feeling of living in a time where the world despises you for merely the color of your skin may cause a person to stand up and fight for his or her own rights. What would you do?
  2. 2. Colored citizens of America were discriminated against and some of their rights were taken away. Feelings of anger, loss of faith, and hate swept over America.
  3. 3. Taking away even the small things, such as being forced to drinking from a certain drinking fountain could make a person feel trapped in their own world because they knew that was happing wasn’t right.
  4. 4. The simplest rights were taken away, such as having the right to pick your own seat on a bus. They were only allowed to sit in the back.
  5. 5. Some were strong and filled with courage so they fought for their rights just like Rosa Parks. She protested by sitting in the front row of a bus. She refused to move and was taken to jail.
  6. 6. Martin Luther King Jr. stood up and spoke with wisdom, faith and confidence hoping to change the views of many people and give his faith to others. He spoke of equal rights for all man.
  7. 7. Certain places only serve one race. Colored people were not allowed in the places or they served them and only allowed certain thing ands seating.
  8. 8. People protested for equal rights such as; intergraded public transportation, schools, other public places, and jobs.
  9. 9. Instead of going to school or playing ball with friends, colored children didn’t have many opportunities; only to fight for what they never had. Even the children knew they deserved the rights that everyone else had.
  10. 10. People then fought for what they knew was right, and in comparison to then and now, a lot has changed and a lot is continuing to change; making history.
  11. 11. BIBLIOGRAPHY.  “The African-American Civil Rights Movement.quot; The Human Trafficking Project. May-June 09 <The African-American Civil Rights Movement>. quot;Honoring the activism of Rosa Parks.quot; Raday Salon. May- June 09 <http://raday.blogs.com/salon/eyes_on_the_prize/>. quot;Inheritance.quot; Academy of Integrated Humanites and New Media. May-June 09 <http://www.tamaim.com/main/Inheritance_Project.php>. quot;Learn About Apartheid.quot; SquidWho. May-June 09 <http://www.squidoo.com/steve-biko>. Photobucket. May-June 09 <http://media.photobucket.com/image/racial%20segregation/t helemonkid/cache/kingmarching.jpg>.
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