THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT         These signs were used on many public buildings.Picture: http://entertainmentrundown.com/...
BASIC INFORMATION• Took place from 1955 to 1968.• Began to put a stop to discrimination     against African-Americans.• Th...
The Lunch-Counter Sit-InsStudents were tormented bywhites while they sat in at alunch counter in Mississippi.They had diff...
THE LUNCH-COUNTER SITS-IN CONTINUED• On February 1, 1960 four black    students wanted to be served lunch     and they wer...
THE MARCH ON WASHINGTONhttp://ihadadreamspeechmadeachangeinracism.synthasite.com/the-effect-the-i-had-a-dream-speechhad.php
THE MARCH ON WASHINGTON CONTINUED• Took place in Washington D.C. on August 28, 1963.• More than 250,000 people came to mar...
MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.http://www.writespirit.net/inspirational_talks/political/martin_luther_king_talks/
MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. CONTINUED• Took part in the bus boycott in 1955.• Member of the Nation Association for the Advancem...
RUBY BRIDGEShttp://www.nysut.org/rfk_11070.htm
RUBY BRIDGES CONTINUED• One of the first black students     to attend an all white school.• Federal marshals had to escort...
ROSA PARKShttp://sunnynash.blogspot.com/2011/02/rosa-parks-montgomery-bus-boycott-jim.html
ROSA PARKS CONTINUED• Refused to give up her seat for a white man.• She was immediately arrested after this  took place ev...
MALCOLM Xhttp://yeyeolade.wordpress.com/2011/05/06/malcolm-x-ongoing-back-to-africa-from-malcolm-x-speaks-we-can-either-go...
MALCOLM X CONTINUED• Had a very violent view on how to stop segregation.• He started the Organization of Afro-American Uni...
THE END OF SEGREGATION• President Jefferson helped get back all these things for the  African-Americans:• Voting rights.• ...
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  1. 1. THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT These signs were used on many public buildings.Picture: http://entertainmentrundown.com/2011/02/10/today-in-black- history-the-civil-rights-act-of-1964/
  2. 2. BASIC INFORMATION• Took place from 1955 to 1968.• Began to put a stop to discrimination against African-Americans.• The struggle started with slavery back in the 1800s in the Southern USA.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/African-American_Civil_Rights_Movement_%281955%E2%80%931968%29
  3. 3. The Lunch-Counter Sit-InsStudents were tormented bywhites while they sat in at alunch counter in Mississippi.They had different condimentsand drinks poured on them bythe whites.http://www.crmvet.org/images/imgcoll.htm
  4. 4. THE LUNCH-COUNTER SITS-IN CONTINUED• On February 1, 1960 four black students wanted to be served lunch and they weren’t given service.• They refused to move from the counter until they were given service.• The sit-in lasted for six months with people of both black and white sitting at the famous Woolworth Counter.http://americanhistory.si.edu/brown/history/6-legacy/freedom-struggle-2.html
  5. 5. THE MARCH ON WASHINGTONhttp://ihadadreamspeechmadeachangeinracism.synthasite.com/the-effect-the-i-had-a-dream-speechhad.php
  6. 6. THE MARCH ON WASHINGTON CONTINUED• Took place in Washington D.C. on August 28, 1963.• More than 250,000 people came to march.• A quarter of these marchers were white.• The point of the march was to get many rights passed for African Americans.• This is where the famous “I have a dream” speech occurred.http://www.infoplease.com/spot/marchonwashington.html
  7. 7. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.http://www.writespirit.net/inspirational_talks/political/martin_luther_king_talks/
  8. 8. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. CONTINUED• Took part in the bus boycott in 1955.• Member of the Nation Association for the Advancement of Colored People.• Received man of the year and the Noble Peace Prize.• Gave his famous “I Have a Dream” Speech at the March on Washington.• In 1968 he was on the way to a protest when he was assassinated.http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/peace/laureates/1964/king-bio.html
  9. 9. RUBY BRIDGEShttp://www.nysut.org/rfk_11070.htm
  10. 10. RUBY BRIDGES CONTINUED• One of the first black students to attend an all white school.• Federal marshals had to escort Ruby and her mother at the school.• Many white parents were outside of the school protesting against integration.http://www.rubybridges.com/story.htm
  11. 11. ROSA PARKShttp://sunnynash.blogspot.com/2011/02/rosa-parks-montgomery-bus-boycott-jim.html
  12. 12. ROSA PARKS CONTINUED• Refused to give up her seat for a white man.• She was immediately arrested after this took place even though she was in the correct section of the bus.• This event went along with everything that was happening with the Montgomery Bus Boycott.http://sunnynash.blogspot.com/2011/02/rosa-parks-montgomery-bus-boycott-jim.html
  13. 13. MALCOLM Xhttp://yeyeolade.wordpress.com/2011/05/06/malcolm-x-ongoing-back-to-africa-from-malcolm-x-speaks-we-can-either-go-back-to-africa-or-become-culturally-african-while-in-amerikkka-but-be-totally-liberation-from-being-21st-century-slaves-as-w/
  14. 14. MALCOLM X CONTINUED• Had a very violent view on how to stop segregation.• He started the Organization of Afro-American Unity.• He used many Islamic beliefs in his protests.• Many people criticized his values and ways of searching for equality.http://www.malcolmx.com/about/bio.html
  15. 15. THE END OF SEGREGATION• President Jefferson helped get back all these things for the African-Americans:• Voting rights.• Desegregation of schools.• No separate sections in publics restaurants, bathrooms, etc. anymore.• Desegregation in any job and equal employment rights.• Taking away funds for places that practice segregation.http://www.jfklibrary.org/JFK/JFK-in-History/Civil-Rights-Movement.aspx?p=3
  16. 16. http://phillipnguyensocialjustice.blogspot.com/2011/12/hurricane-katrina-privileged-white.html

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