Subject: How did civil rights movement change the nature of the fabric of American society?
Choose 3 of the questions below to add to essay please:)
Why had black Americans been deprived of the right to
vote? Once they did have the right, what measures
were taken to discourage them from exercising it? How
effective was the Voting Rights Act?
What did it take to change the system and the society?
What were some of the tactics used by civil rights
activists to bring about these changes?
How have race relations improved since the period
under study? What were the main factors that led to
these improvements? What improvements do you think
are still needed?
Compare the Supreme Court decision in
Plessy v. Ferguson with
Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka,
Kansas. What are the similarities and differences?
What was the role of media in Ushering the Civil Right