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Examples Of Civil Rights

from Mail Online

Time of change: Remarkable black-and-white pictures from 1960s bring to life historical events and intimate moments from the civil rights era

This is an example of segregation in this era. The whites were seen much more superior than the blacks therefore jim crow created separate public spaces for the blacks and the whites.

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Until the 1950s, signs like these were common markers of legally enforced laws of racial segregation in America. Racial segregation in the United States as a general term, included physical separation and provision of separate facilities, services, and opportunities such as housing, medical care, education, employment, and transportation along racial lines.

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from BuzzFeed

Republican Party Tweet About Racism Goes Horribly Wrong

Remind your kids of the courage and accomplishments of women like Rosa Parks when studying American history.

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Mugshots of Freedom Riders, Jackson Mississippi, 1961. I love their faces and the range of emotions. All the tiny and not so tiny smiles, as if they know something. I wonder if they knew they'd win.

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KP - This is a timeline that can be hung up in the classroom to show events that led up to the Civil Rights Movement. It also shows events that have occurred after the movement, such as the establishment of Black History Month in 1976.

KP - This is a timeline that can be hung up in the classroom to show events that led up to the Civil Rights Movement. It also shows events that have occurred after the movement, such as the establishment of Black History Month in 1976.

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from About.com News & Issues

10 Anti-Abortion Myths

What if a little girl is raped? What if she can't care for a baby? What if she could die while having a baby? Why shouldn't she be allowed to have an abortion.

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Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on his birthday. He should have turned 84 today. http://www.legacy.com/ns/news-story.aspx?t=the-lives-martin-luther-king-touched=1210

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Gay marriage in a nutshell… It's funny because it's true.
from TheMetaPicture.com

Gay marriage in a nutshell…

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