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Civil Rights Timeline
9 months ago
Seperate Educational Facilities are unequal
Emmit Till was kidnapped, beaten, killed, and thrown into the river
Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat
Christian leadership conference including Martin Luther King Jr.
Robert F. Williams successfully led an armed self defense of Vice president.
9 black students were blocked from entering the school
MLK gave his I have a Dream speach
MLK was assassinated
SNCC founded on Shaw University, providing blacks with a more prominate place in the movement
James Merideth was the first black person to enroll at University of Mississippi
Medgar Evers was murdered outside his home in Jackson
More than 250,000 people joined the march in D.C
4 teenage girls were killed during Sunday school when a bomb exploded
President Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act
Malcom X was assassinated
Selma to Montgomery act
Congress passed voting rights
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